Teen Track (Grades 8-12): Jewish Resistance

Teen Track Grade 8-12: Jewish Resistance & Social Justice Academy

  • Twice monthly Shabbat afternoon sessions to analyze, emulate, and innovate on historical stories of Jewish resistance through time, up until America today. 
  • In partnership with the Religious Action Center in Washington, D.C. and Repair the World NYC, CBST teens will spend the year making "good trouble" and meeting great trouble-makers while studying, advocating, and taking action together.
  • Included: weekly Hebrew sessions (optional). 
  • Taught by CRRI Dave Yedid and CBST Rabbis.
    Part 1: CBST Registration Part 2: RAC Registration
    CBST Jewish Resistance               
    Saturdays  1-2 pm
    RAC Social Justice Academy
    Sundays  1-2 pm
    October    24
    October    11 and 18
    (Unit 1: Civic Engagement)
    November 14 and 21*
    November 8 and 15 (Unit 2)
    (Racial Equity, Diversity, Inclusion)
    December 12 and 19*
    January    9 and 23
    February   13 and 27
    March      13 and 27
    February 21 and 28 (Unit 3)
    March 7 (Action & Advocacy)
    April        10 and 24
    May         8 and 22
    June        12 and 26
    CBST sessions held on 2nd & 4th Shabbat mornings.     *3rd Shabbat exeptions due to vacations


    Last winter, CBST High school students participated in a 4-day Religious Action Center Social Justice Program in Washington, D.C.; photos below.