JEB Director Douglas Charing visits schools throughout the country with a lively programme covering Jewish festivals and other aspects of Judaism. There are courses suitable for both primary and secondary school students.

Visits to Synagogues are also available.



Rabbi Douglas Charing during a Synagogue visitPrimary School Programmes:

  • The Jewish Month of Tishri
  • Chanukah: Festival of Lights
  • Purim
  • Pesach: Festival of Freedom
  • Shabbat: Day of Rest
  • It's All Hebrew to Me
  • Signs and Symbols

Secondary Scool Programmes:
most sessions are intended for GCSE/A level candidates.

  • Role of the Rabbi
  • What it means to be a Jew in today's society
  • Schools of Thought
  • Torah and Talmud
  • Anti-Semitism
  • Zionism and the State of Israel
  • Role of the Jewish Woman
  • Jewish Ethics
  To arrange a visit, contact the Jewish Education Bureau on 0870 800 8532.