Guide to Jewish Values and Disability Rights

This book, created by the Jewish Funders Network, grounds disability rights in Jewish values through the following chapters. :

1. B'tselem Elohim: The Infinitive Value of the Individual

2. Areyvut: Communal Responsibility

3. Kavod: Respecting Agency, Promoting Dignity

4. Tzedek & Tikkun Olam: Pursing Social Justice

Educators can use the Jewish texts in these chapters in their lesson plans and source sheets. 

Details

Setting

  • Educator Training
  • Congregational Learning
  • After School and Beyond
  • Day Schools and Yeshivas
  • Camp

Target Audience

  • Congregations
  • Day Schools
  • Summer Camps
  • Early Childhood
  • Teens