The Jewish Schools of the Future

After the Great Disruption, a new renaissance can emerge, marrying Jewish classical education and novel technology, and confronting the cultural crisis with Jewish exceptionalism.

Israeli elementary-school students wearing face masks as they return to school for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic on May 3, 2020 in Jerusalem. Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90.

Israeli elementary-school students wearing face masks as they return to school for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic on May 3, 2020 in Jerusalem. Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90.

Essay
Aug. 3 2020
About the author

Eric Cohen is executive director of the Tikvah FundHe is the author of In the Shadow of Progress: Being Human in the Age of Technology (2008), editor-at-large of the New Atlantis, and a contributor to numerous publications.


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