All Systems Go: Masculinity in a Jewish High School

By Marc Baker

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), February 2009

The author, a Jewish educator, asserts that during a time of life that can feel frightening and disconnected, Jewish high school can be a corrective for the bifurcated lives and identities so many Jewish teenagers live. The shabbaton experience, for example, offers a window into the unique power of a Jewish high school education and its capacity to nurture and inspire the Jewish adolescent identities of its students.

Topic: Programming, Gender, Youth, Shabbat, Sabbath, Day Schools, Informal Education, Boys, Identity Formation

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 39/657

Page Number(s): 4-5

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Baker, Marc. All Systems Go: Masculinity in a Jewish High School. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). February 2009: 4-5. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6303


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