J Line at the JCC: grades 8-12
Do you want to get more involved in social justice and Judaism? Learn about Jewish history in Pittsburgh? Chat with Israeli teens or get elective credit for studying modern Hebrew? Explore these topics and much more at J LINE, the JCC’s community-wide Jewish learning experiences for teens. Join other 8th-12th graders from all over Pittsburgh on The Second Floor in learning about what interests YOU most as a Jewish teen today.
Modern Hebrew powered by J Line:
Converse like an Israeli! Are you eager to brush up on your Hebrew skills, or maybe even finally learn to read and write in Hebrew? Teen Hebrew at J Line blends online, classroom-based and one-on one learning in a rigorous but welcoming setting. And, if you are in a Pittsburgh Public School, you can earn high school elective credit.
Side By Side: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: grades 8-10
What do Judaism, Christianity, and Islam have in common? What makes them unique? And how can we put our shared values into action to make meaningful change in our world? Gather monthly with other teens and leaders from Pittsburgh’s Jewish, Christian and Muslim communities to learn about each other, tackle issues relevant across religions, and explore how we can work together. Discuss, discover, relate, imagine, and learn together.