What We Read in April 2019
Nearly every day, Rosov Consulting team members share articles and blogs of interest on one of our many Slack channels, #RosovReads. We find some of these articles to be so insightful, informative, or even surprising that we want to share them more broadly to help our colleagues and partners. Enjoy some of April’s #RosovReads.
Mistakes, We’ve Drawn a Few
The Economist took a deep dive into their archives to share mistakes they’ve made, and lessons learned, in the numerous charts they’ve developed to display and convey data.
New European Jewish Demography Unit Established
The U.K.’s Institute for Jewish Policy Research (JPR) shares in eJewishPhilanthropy about its new specialist research unit, dedicated to generating demographic data about Jewish populations in Europe.
I Studied American Jewish Teens. This Ritual Predicts How They Feel About Being Jewish.
Dr. Arielle Levites, co-author with Rosov Consulting’s Dr. Liat Sayfan of GenZ Now: Understanding and Connecting With Jewish Teens Today, writes in The Forward about the influence on teens of the Passover Seder
It’s Time for Truly Disruptive Jewish Education
Dr. Jack Wertheimer writes in Gleanings about the “why” and “what” questions of Jewish education. What does it mean to be an educated Jew in 21st-century America? What should the content of a Jewish education be? And why is the chosen content important in shaping the next generation of Jews?