GenZ Now: Understanding and Connecting with Jewish Teens Today, Long Island

Oct 24, 2019 7:00 PM
Oct 24, 2019 9:00 PM

Midway Jewish Center,
330 S. Oyster Bay Rd,
Syosset, NY 11791
United States

GenZ Now: Night of Learning Westchester

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Date: October 24th

Time: 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. 


Jewish teens today are full of surprises. They love participating in Jewish life and culture. They are concerned about their peers' mental health. They count their parents among their closest friends. These are just a few of the findings The Jewish Education Project and Rosov Consulting discovered by surveying close to 18,000 Jewish teens from 14 national youth-serving organizations for GenZ Now: Understanding and Connecting With Jewish Teens Today. At this special evening for Jewish educators, clergy, lay leaders, and community stakeholders, hear from a diverse panel of Long Island teens about their lives, and learn more about this groundbreaking research and its implications for creating meaningful Jewish educational experiences for our teens and the Jewish community at large. 

Rick Morse, Event Chair

Kosher Hors D'oeuvres and Dessert Will Be Served

 

Featured Presenters:

Rabbi Jodie Siff, Rabbi, Reconstructionist Synagogue of the North Shore

Howard Wohl, Chairman of the Board, Tanger Hillel at Brooklyn College

 David Bryfman, CEO, The Jewish Education Project

Susan Wachsstock, Chief Program Officer, The Jewish Education Project

Questions? Contact Jodie Goldberg or Shellie Dickstein

Related Resources

Research
Our new report, GenZ Now: Understanding and Connecting with Jewish Teens Today, is now available for download. The survey responses of 17,576 Jewish teens provides a heretofore unprecedented understanding into who these teens are, what they care about and want, and what the Jewish community can do to enhance their lives as people, and as Jews.