Although they are private schools, the yeshivas
receive taxpayer funding for meals, textbooks and tutoring for low-income children and are required to provide an appropriate education in core secular subjects.
Ever since I first moved between the two systems, beginning my undergraduate study after a gap year at an Israeli yeshiva
, I have always wryly remarked that both seek to maximize students' productivity, but the tools they use are different: Universities utilize fear, while yeshivas
Standard accounts of modern Jewish history rarely consider the specific histories of different yeshivas
, so to glean the history of the Nitra Yeshiva
, it is necessary to rely largely on "insider" accounts.
After graduation, he continued to study at Yeshivas
Ohr Hachaim, Touro's Institute of Advanced Talmudic Studies, while taking evening classes at Lander College for Men.
Author Yohai Hakak presents students, academics, researchers, and general interest readers with an examination of the internal tensions and dynamics of religious education through the lens of the experience of Lithuanian yeshivas
Today there are hundreds of yeshivas
in the United States, but Worcester's was one of the first to be established outside the New York City area.
The highly insular Haredi men in yeshivas
(Jewish secondary schools) counter that their Torah study is the only hope for the continuation of the Jewish people.
Dozens of Chabad yeshiva
heads and other influential figures worldwide have signed a call to men studying in yeshivas
to marry by the age of 20, and not wait until the age of 23 or 24 as is common now.
we boys studied Talmud, taught with variations of the traditional pilpulistic approach imported from pre-war Lithuanian yeshivas
The event was only one of several wake up calls planned for today in response to a bill giving millions of state funds to students studying at Yeshivas
, schools for Judaic studies.
CDATA[ UTJ MK says planned cut to yeshivas
was 30% of their budget while total cut to education budget was only 1%.
Merkin was a trustee on Yeshivas
board and served as chairman of the investment committee; he also stepped down from his positions.