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Educational Programs

Holocaust Survivors & Friends Education Center

Address: 184 Washington Avenue Extension , Albany, NY 12203
Phone: 518-694-9984
Email: survivors@crisny.org
Website: http://www.holocausteducation.org

The mission of the Education Center is to provide education about how prejudice led to genocide and its implications for today. In order to make people aware of the history of the Holocaust, the Center sponsors many special programs, including lectures by Holocaust survivors, liberators, and witnesses. In addition, the Center sponsors educational exhibitions, annual programs and seminars for teachers and the public including: Anne Frank and Teaching and Learning About the Holocaust. The Holocaust Education Center provides research assistance, annotated bibliographies, audiovisual materials and displays for teachers students and researchers, in addition to producing and distributing Holocaust documentation publications. The Center is open by appointment only.

Congregation Agudat Achim

Address: 2117 Union Street , Schenectady, NY 12309
Phone: 518-393-9211
Website: http://www.agudatachim.com/

Agudat Achim believes that Jewish Education is extremely important. A thorough, serious Jewish education is the foundation for a Jew to appreciate one’s Jewishness and play his/her vital role in society. A Jewish education is as basic to one’s Jewish identity as a secular education is to success in one’s career.

Agudat Achim offers, Pre-K to Grade 7, Hebrew High School, and a wide range of adult education programs. we are dedicated to fostering, supporting and facilitating high quality formal and informal Jewish education programs. Take the time to check us out; you can enhance your Jewish journey with us. You and your family will blossom and grow with your Congregational family.

Mifgash Jewish Educational Program

Address: 113 New Krumkill Road , Albany, NY 12208
Email: info@mifgashcommunity.org
Website: http://ad7778.wix.com/mifgashcommunity

Mifgash Jewish Community High School Program is a community of Jewish students who meet weekly to learn from engaging faculty. Our students come from many different backgrounds, and all are united in a commitment to Jewish learning and a willingness to contribute to classroom discussions. Our mission is to create an active learning community that is responsive to the needs of Jewish teens, and to offer teens opportunities to strengthen their Jewish identity and knowledge, their connection to the Jewish community, and their bond to Israel.

Mifgash welcomes all Jewish students in grades 9-12. Students choose their own classes from a diverse selection of courses. Every semester offers the chance to try something new! All of our classes are discussion-based, and there are no tests, quizzes or exams. Mifgash provides teens with a venue to continue their Jewish studies during their high school years.

Judaism 101 Course

Judaism 101 (2)

UAlbany Center for Jewish Studies

Address: 1400 Washington Avenue , Albany , NY 12222
Phone: 518-442-4130
Email: cjs@albany.edu
Website: http://www.albany.edu/jewishstudies/index.shtml

Jewish Education Resources of New York (JERNY)

Address: 199 New Scotland Avenue , Albany, NY 12208
Phone: 518-459-0065
Website: http://www.jerny.org

JERNY seeks to enrich the intellectual, religious, and spiritual lives of Jews throughout the Capital District, regardless of background or affiliation, and serves as a resource for Torat Yisrael (the Torah of Israel), Medinot Yisrael, (the State of Israel), and Am Yisrael (the people of Israel).

Resource center for information about travel and programs to Israel. Hosts monthly programming on Israeli current events and Israeli music cafe.

Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York

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