August 19, 2015, 12:00 am
MELBOURNE’S Jewish schools recently welcomed 12 visiting Israeli students from the Acacia School, which is located in the small desert community in the Arava region, as part of the Jewish Agency for Israel’s Partnership 2Gether (P2G) program.
By ZOE KRON
June 17, 2015, 12:00 am
August 20, 2012, 12:00 am
EDUCATORS can be more instrumental than parents in inspiring students to return to their Jewish roots. That was the message from Rabbi Benjamin Lau, the host of a weekly TV program in Israel, Haaretz columnist, and founder of a number of higher-learning institutions in Israel, when he addressed the Zionist Federation of Australia’s Educators’ Conference this week.