An Education Department official also indicated that the department would classify Judaism as an ethnicity for the purposes of determining bias.
Stanley S. Rosenfeld, a Jewish educator who worked primarily in New York City and Rhode Island, admits sexually abusing “hundreds” of children.
If you arrive a minute late to prayer, or wear a shirt that just covers your elbow — you’re in big trouble. That trauma can linger for years.
The requirement called for children attending non-public schools to receive instruction that is equivalent to that provided in the public schools
Students at a Jewish school in New Jersey raised funds to donate books and built solar lights for students at a South African school.
New York City announced it was launching an investigation into secular education standards at yeshivas. Three years later, no report has surfaced.
In 2013, 82% of synagogue youth directors had no training in preventing the sexual abuse of children.
There are many reasons that parents choose to send their kids to a particular Jewish Day School — and many of them have anything to do with Judaism.
“We reported it to the police. We blasted it on social media. We’re not going to be intimidated,” Naftuli Moster told the Forward.
Very few states actually make Holocaust education mandatory in public schools.