ERIC Number: EJ582725
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Parents as Religious School Teachers: A Survey of Participants in the Avocational Teacher Project at Congregation Kehillat Israel.
Kaplowitz, Stan A.; Feiman-Nemser, Sharon
Religious Education, v92 n4 p500-15 Fall 1997
Presents findings from a survey of avocational teachers at the beginning and end of a three-year project to recruit and prepare volunteer teachers for a religious school. Reveals that participants joined to improve their children's education and enhance their own Jewish learning, and that the quality of the school improved. (DSK)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Individual Development, Judaism, Lay Teachers, Parent Participation, Parochial Schools, Program Evaluation, Religious Education, Self Concept, Supplementary Education, Surveys, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Education, Teacher Recruitment, Teaching Experience
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Avocational Teaching.