Gil Perl argues that Modern Orthodox currently lacks a “Hedgehog Concept,” namely something at their core that they passionately believe they do better than anyone else in the world. He argues that Or Goyim, as articulated by 19th century luminaries like Netziv and Hirsch, is the Hedgehog concept that can engage Modern Orthodox Youth in a postmodern world.
Rav Dov Zinger discusses his innovative perspective on education, and why its important to listen to what happens beyond the back and forth of the classroom.
Eliana Yashgur argues that grading Judaic subjects in day schools harms the larger goals of Jewish education, and offers some alternative practices.
Gavi Kutliroff There is a popular misconception that Modern Orthodox teenagers abandon halakhic observance because of a pubescent pattern of rebellion and disdain for authority...
Hillel David Rap responds to Jordan Soffer and Jay Kelman.
Jay Kelman responds to Hillel David Rapp.
Jordan D. Soffer offers an impassioned response to Hillel David Rapp on day school tuition.
Dan Jutan, Dov Greenwood, and Meir Kerzner explore the fundamentals of Jewish Education.
Hillel David Rapp comments on the connection between Jewish philanthropy and day school tuition.
Jay Goldmintz adds his voice to the discussion on Modern Orthodox Talmud Curriculum.