Amy Sara Clark

Amy Sara Clark is a deputy managing editor at The Jewish Week. 

Amy Sara Clark appears in the following:

Yeshivas Probe Faces Political Heft of Hasidic Community

Friday, September 11, 2015

The city is investigating claims of poor secular education at hasidic yeshivas in Brooklyn but some wonder if the probe will be serious, given the political power of the community. 
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Is Improving Secular Education in Yeshivas a Matter of Money?

Thursday, September 10, 2015

If the government wants better secular education in yeshivas, many in the hasidic community believe it should foot the bill. But that may not be legal, or wise.
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As Hasidic Community Thrives, Secular Education Declines

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

New York City's Hasidic community has built a self-sufficient world in many ways. Graduates from yeshivas have few marketable skills, but community members say it’s worth it. Here’s why.
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Councilman Wants Hasidic Yeshivas to Teach by the Books

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

Many Orthodox Jewish boys graduate high school without basic skills in math and English, in clear violation of education laws. For the first time, city officials are investigating. 
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