Partners in Innovation
Ptil Tekhelet's Partnership Program effectively matches vibrant Jewish community involvement with innovative schools to provide a unique educational experience. The program presents the mitzvah of tzitzit with tekhelet in an independent, hands-on fashion. While emphasizing the halachic aspects, the topic is brought to life by showing the interaction between chemistry, biology, history and archaeology.
This supervised learning experience, requires a minimum of one 45 minute class period. The material is suitable for grades four and higher, and includes:
The cost of the program is $500 for a half-day program and $750 for a full day. Schools outside of NY and NJ will be charged an additional transportation fee.
The following communities have already benefited from our Partnership Program, thanks to their sponsors:
Morris Smith at Yeshiva Darchei Torah, DSR-HALB, and HAFTAR in Long Island, New York.
Schools and communities interested in joining the Partnership Program may contact Joel Guberman at firstname.lastname@example.org.