Eight communities and local organizations have been selected to participate in the first strand of a three-part, comprehensive research project addressing the recruitment, retention, and development of educators working in Jewish settings in North America, led by CASJE … [Read more...] about Eight Communities / Organizations Selected for Major Study on the Recruitment, Retention, and Development of Educators in Jewish Settings in North America
“Politics on the Quad: Students Report on Division and Disagreement at Five US Universities” is a new report from the Steinhardt Social Research Institute at Brandeis University. This report examines five institutions, Brandeis University, Harvard University, the University of … [Read more...] about “Politics on the Quad: Students Report on Division and Disagreement at Five US Universities” – A New Report
Nishma Research has released two new studies of the Orthodox community: The Successes, Challenges, and Future of American Modern Orthodoxy - This study probes the challenges and benefits facing Modern Orthodoxy that result from of its interaction with secular … [Read more...] about Nishma Research Releases Two New Studies of the American Orthodox Jewish Community
The share of households that give to charity declined 13 percentage points from 2000 to 2016, according to a new report examining giving before and after the 2008/09 recession. This report was researched and written by the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. According to the … [Read more...] about Changes to the Giving Landscape: Giving before and after the Great Recession
By Leonard Saxe My colleagues and I at the American Jewish Population Project (AJPP) at Brandeis University have just released our latest estimates of the US Jewish population. As of 2018, there are nearly 7.5 million Jews in the United States. Contrary to conventional … [Read more...] about Gevalt: The American Jewish Population is Expanding!