Entering its fourth year of offering in-school educational experiences for Jewish teens, a new study demonstrates that Jewish Student Connection (JSC) helps Jewish teens take ownership of their Jewish future.
The study, conducted by BTW Informing Change, looked specifically at the programmatic and organizational growth of JSC in Denver, Chicago, South Florida and Westchester, Conn., 2010-2012.
“JSC has changed my life in so many ways,” says JSC member Cali Willis of Denver’s George Washington High School.
“From helping me map out my future decisions, to helping me grow as a Jew, JSC has proven to be my main support.
“It was not long ago that I walked through the halls at my public school feeling slightly different from the rest of my peers.