by Susan Weidman Schneider

Report Card on Sexist Education

New York —A “consultation” on sexism in Jewish education was held last February under the auspices of the American Jewish Committee in New York. Chaired by Dr. Gladys Rosen of the Committee’s Jewish Communal Affairs Department, the gathering— entitled “Portrayal of Girls and Women in the Texts and Curricula of Jewish Schools” —brought together educators, rabbis, authors and interested lay people from every point on the Jewish spectrum.

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