Tag - Israel education

Teaching teenagers about Israel

United Synagogue youth group Tribe on an Israel Experience tour By Simon Rocker If you take participation in summer schemes as a yardstick, British Jewry’s bond with Israel remains strong. Every year, around half or more of UK Jewish 16-year-olds set off after GCSEs on an UJIA-backed Israel Experience tour. It is a figure all the more impressive...

Not Your Typical Israel Education: Refugee Crisis In Israel Part 1

By Yifat Mukades This two part article is designed to provide you with both the tools and content to start a discussion about refugees around the world in general, and about the Israeli refugee crisis in particular. We often tend to describe the touristic Israel or bring the beautiful optimistic version of it to our students. I believe that true...