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Education and The Educator

Educator's Wish to Leave Community
With regard to your question whether it would be advisable for you to move to another place
If the role of education is to civilize the human being, and if civilization is the subordination of the individual will to a higher authority, can there be such a thing as a wholly "secular" education?
Medical advice to a young educator
The Purpose of Educational Institutions
The Rebbe advises a young woman regarding where she should pursue her higher education.
On Educating Small Children
Learning from the Baal Shem Tov
The importance of educating small children.
The Student Who Likes One Subject More Than Another
The Rebbe responds to a Yeshivah student regarding why he cannot concentrate on his prayers and what he should do if he likes studying a certain subject more.
A Jewish Educational Foundation
The Rebbe responds to a student who asked if he should transfer to a academy of higher Jewish learning.
The importance of children’s education from the earliest stages of their development has become unanimously agreed upon. Their early Jewish education is of no less importance.
Is the purpose of Torah education merely to increase the child’s knowledge, or is character training also vitally needed?
While one may think morality need not be divinely inspired, history demonstrates, however, that separation between G-d and morality be catastrophic.
Abraham’s son Ishmael was circumcised at age 13 with full awareness and consciousness, in contrast to Isaac, who was circumcised as a mere infant who could not possibly comprehend. The latter has strong implications for Jewish education.
Pay Attention to Your Children
As when planting seeds to grow a tree, precision and care must be taken when educating even the youngest child. If the seed and the little tree are properly nurtured, we can be sure to later reap the benefits of good fruit.
When Is a Person Considered
Many see education as a mere process of acquiring knowledge in specific areas, which can at one stage or another be completed. Torah education, however, is an ongoing and continuous process, never ending and totally infinite.
Advancing academically is in the students’ own hands; this will bring joy and fulfillment.
What is now being recognized as the most important course of education?
With man’s purpose in life to illuminate the word society around him, what effect will the college environment have on him?
“As soon as a child begins to speak, his father must begin to teach him…” This fundamental concept that our sage’s have taught is the essence of Jewish Torah education. Every child must be given full attention as early as possible.
What is the most essential education and how important is college?
Rebbe, Please Convince My Son to Go to College
A student must study in a location he feels most comfortable, in the words of our sages “where the heart desires.” This holds true in regard with the actual study, which must be in the best interest of the student. What is this?
G‑d’s love towards every single one of the Jewish people is greater than the love of parents to their only child
In all matters of Torah and Mitzvos, Hashem grants us the abilities and energy to do it.
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