Tag - Congregational Education

What’s a parent to do?

(l): Karen, Adam and Liam Friedman interact at a B’nai Mitzvah Revolution session. Photo courtesy of Temple Kol Tikvah by Rabbi Jon Hanish A concerned parent once stopped me in the hall of the temple and said, “Rabbi, I have a couple of questions about my daughter’s bat mitzvah service and I wanted to …” I heard the stress in his...

The Unique Place of Congregational Education in the Lives Of Children, Teens, and Families

by Dr. Rob Weinberg At its worst, congregational education is vilified as the boring, ineffective, waste of time that both adults and children love to hate. At its best, congregational education is something quite different. In select congregations in New York City, Washington, Boston, Los Angeles, Detroit, San Francisco, and elsewhere...