WHY IS SOMEONE LIKE ME, STAUNCHLY REFORM AND SECULAR, SENDING MY KIDS TO A TORAH DAY SCHOOL?
If Jews care so much about "informed choice," isn't providing their young with a Jewish education the best way to keep them informed?
ANSWERING THE COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT SENDING KIDS TO TORAH DAY SCHOOL.
“How will your kids get a good secular education?”
“They can learn everything they need to know in Sunday School!”
“It’s so expensive. How can you afford it?”
WHY SEND YOUR CHILD TO A TORAH DAY SCHOOL?
WHY YOU NEED TO GIVE YOUR CHILD A TORAH EDUCATION
LIKELY TO MARRY JEWISH
A study conducted in 2007 by Brandeis University showed that 65% of students who attended a Day School are likely to date Jewish peers as opposed to under 40% from other schools.
TOP 4 REASONS FOR A TORAH EDUCATION - By Aviel Brodkin
#1 - A child is empowered with Jewish wisdom for living a meaningful life
#2 - A child is surrounded by moral values that are taught and modeled as part of the student’s every day
#3 - A child learns to think deeply and critically, developing creativity and higher thinking when engaged in rigorous Torah study
#4 - A child acquires Hebrew text skills to access the Maayan of Torah, source of Jewish knowledge, their whole lives