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Prizmah Podcasts: What Do Students Really Think of High School Talmud?

August 24, 2020

In this episode of "Research Encounters," a series from Prizmah, Dr. Arielle Levites, managing director of CASJE, and Rabbi Jethro Berkman, dean of Jewish education at Gann Academy in Waltham, Massachusetts, reflect upon the findings of a study into student responses to their Talmud education. They consider the possible shortcomings of Talmud curriculum and pedagogy and discuss other ways that schools might approach the teaching of rabbinics.