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  • Aug 22, 2011
  • 01:36 PM

Yiddish a Mixed Bag at Jewish Schools Worldwide

Renee Ghert-Zand / Forward
For some Jewish day schools, there is no teaching Yiddishkeit without Yiddish. Buoyed by the Yiddish renaissance of the past two decades, which has produced an increased interest in university Yiddish programs, a renewed interest in Yiddish theater and even the advent of Yiddish heavy metal bands, these schools have held steadfast to their Yiddishist roots and missions.

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