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Itzhak Danziger's Sheep of the Negev at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art
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A cultured way to mark Israel's 70th

Jewish schools in the UK are using artefacts from Israel's museums to explore its history and culture in a project to commemorate the state's 70th birthday next year

Simon Rocker

Mon, 11:36

A cultured way to mark Israel's 70th
  • Education features

    Clifton College’s Jewish ‘family’

    The boarding house in Bristol opened in 1878 to enable the sons of the Anglo-Jewish gentry to enjoy a public school education while still being able to practise their faith

    Simon Rocker

    Friday, October 27, 2017

    Clifton College’s Jewish ‘family’
  • Analysis

    Will schools have enough places?

    As next Tuesday’s deadline approaches for applications to secondary schools, many parents will be wondering whether there will there be a place for their child in a Jewish school in London.

    Simon Rocker

    Thursday, October 26, 2017

    Will schools have enough places?
  • Juliette Lipshaw with Sinai pupils
    Education features

    A lifelong love of teaching

    Lipshaw, 44, is the new head teacher at Sinai Jewish Primary School in Kenton, north west London, Europe’s largest Jewish primary, with 670 pupils.

    Jessica Weinstein

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017

    A lifelong love of teaching
  • Students at a women's seminary seen studying outdoors at Kibbutz Migdal Oz, on June 7, 2015. Photo by Gershon Elinson/Flash90
    Analysis

    We need to invest in post-school study, too

    If you want a decent Jewish education, you have to invest in it. A school without educational materials is like a theatre without a props department.

    Simon Rocker

    Friday, September 8, 2017

    We need to invest in post-school study, too
  • Education features

    Interview: Yaacov Yadgar

    Dialogue is vital, says Yaacov Yadgar, Oxford's new Professor of Israel Studies - although that won't persuade him to use a mobile phone

    Simon Rocker

    Thursday, September 7, 2017

    Interview: Yaacov Yadgar