Taught the right way, some of the moral issues of a Jewish and democratic state can be incorporated into Jewish studies. In the UK the 16+ and 18+ Religion exams for Jewish pupils include an option on Moral Issues as well as Jewish Texts and Jewish History. I have taught Jewish Studies for decades and I often incorporate moral issues and matters you might describe as 'civics.'
Israeli moderately wounded in stabbing attack near West Bank settlement (Haaretz)
While old-timers at Kibbutz Sha’ar Ha’amakim in northern Israel are racking their brains to recall Bernie Sanders from a volunteer stint in the 1960s, Haaretz tracked down a first cousin of the Democratic presidential hopeful at a moshav in the Negev.16:22 09.02.16 | 0 comments