Pitfalls to Avoid when Being an Ally to Jews of Color

Pitfalls to consider when creating a community of allies to Jews of Color. 

When it comes to Jews of color, allies are definitely needed. But if you want to help your learners to be effective allies, there are important things to consider before, during and after the process. If not properly considered, some of these things will lead to major pitfalls.

Here is a short list of some of these pitfalls and how can you avoid them. 

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Setting

  • After School and Beyond
  • Educator Training
  • Congregational Learning
  • Day Schools and Yeshivas
  • Family Engagement
  • Teen Engagement