New York State Cracks Down on Jewish Schools: Senator Simcha Felder and Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel meet the long shadow of Joseph Hodges Choate,” in the Fall 2019 issue of Education Next, prompted a response from the director of policy research at the Jerusalem, Israel-based Kohelet Policy Forum, Yitzhak Klein:

To the Editor:

A study hall at Yeshiva Darchei Torah in Far Rockaway, N.Y. Six recent graduates have attended Harvard Law School.

Israel’s experience with Jewish religious schools is pertinent to the subject Menahem Wecker covers in his article on Jewish religious schools in New York. The Israeli experience is that schools that teach young men to reason rigorously based on the analysis of classical legal texts in Hebrew or Aramaic do not

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