Educators gather to discuss Jewish identity and the Holocaust

The challenges of Jewish identity, Jewish history, perspectives on the Holocaust and its place within Jewish consciousness have all been under debate and discussion over the last three days at an international conference held by Yad Vashem. The conference is scheduled to end on Thursday.

Some 200 Jewish day school principals, teachers and senior Jewish studies educators from 34 countries and six continents are participating in the conference at Yad Vashem’s International School for Holocaust Studies, titled “The Shoah and Jewish Identity: Challenges in Jewish Education.”

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Educators-gather-to-discuss-Jewish-identity-and-the-Holocaust-476777

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