The Jewish value of charity is a core tenet of yeshiva culture and education.
My sons were nurtured at their Hasidic Boys Schools
Critics of Haredi schools are not liars, but the research says they are wrong.
Without State Oversight, Ultra-Orthodox Yeshivas Will Continue To Neglect Secular Studies
Students in Haredi schools get more secular education than you think.
American Hebrew Academy, a Jewish boarding school that closed, will reopen.
Editor’s note, 9/18/19, 5:15 p.m.: The Forward has removed this article, published Sept. 11, after learning that it was based on an erroneous reading of public documents related to a loan agreement between American Hebrew Academy, a Jewish boarding school in North Carolina that announced its closure in June, and Puxin Limited, a Chinese educational company. An updated article on the school’s plans to reopen in 2020 can be found here, along with an accounting of the errors, which The Forward regrets.
The legislation began as the initiative of a 14-year-old student who struck a friendship with a survivor.
They never ran “half a program. It always seemed like they would somehow be able to keep it going.”
“The American Hebrew Academy began as a dream, it was a dream fulfilled for 18 years, and it is a dream that must, unfortunately, come to an end.”