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Learning About Learning: Why Jewish Day Schools Should Teach Students to Read Torah

Hosted By: Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish Education

Jewish day schools expend significant time and energy in teaching Torah. But what are they trying to accomplish in this work? In this session, Ziva Hassenfeld (Brandeis University) will discuss her recently published research on students’ learning to read Torah, in order to argue that Jewish day schools can induct students into a way of reading texts that will serve them in all endeavors, from their academic studies to text messaging with friends.

Learning About Learning: Conversations with Scholars of Jewish Education:
Join virtually for a series of conversations hosted by Mandel Center Director Jon A. Levisohn (Brandeis University), in which leading scholars of Jewish education discuss what they have learned from their investigations of various aspects of Jewish education, and why it matters.

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