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  • Apr 06, 2012
  • 12:05 AM

Hebrew language, key in Israel education

Paula Jabobs / Jerusalem Post
But to achieve lasting success, Israel education must emphasize Hebrew language skills. Nothing binds us to Israel like the Hebrew language. I still remember the exhilaration of speaking Hebrew on my first visit to Israel many years ago. However, what percentage of American Jewish young people can conduct a conversation in Hebrew, understand an Israeli radio or television broadcast, or read an Israeli newspaper?

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