Mitzvot, Moral Development

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Course ID: Jewish Education 30613-OL
Division: Undergraduate Studies, Graduate Studies
Program: Jewish Education (Undergraduate), Jewish Education (Graduate)
Location: Online

An understanding of the structure of interpersonal Mitzvot will be intergrated with current theories about the moral development of young children. Classroom practices that encourage this development as well as teaching specific Mitzvot will be explored. Conflict resolution and the positive guidance of behavior will be included as part of a values-based classroom context. (May be taken for Rabbinics or Education credit)