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Yael Lazar

Director of Education

West End Synagogue

HQ Phone: (212) 579-0777

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West End Synagogue

190 Amsterdam Avenue

New York, New York 10022

United States

Company Description

West End Synagogue is a diverse group of individuals and families committed to exploring Jewish life and creating an intellectually challenging, spiritually vibrant, and mutually supportive community. Utilizing the principles of Reconstructionist Judaism, ... more

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Employment History

Director of Education

Sutton Place Synagogue



Bible and Hebrew literature

Jewish Theological Seminary

BS degree

Semitic languages and French

Columbia University


Bible and Hebrew literature

Jewish Theological Seminary


curriculum development and instruction

University of Buffalo


second language education

University of Buffalo

Web References

West End Synagogue: Rabbi Yael B. Ridberg: Biography

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Education Director Yael LazarWest End Synagogue: Rabbi Yael B. Ridberg: Biography

Education Director Yael Lazar
Yael Lazar has been director of education at West End Synagogue since August 2003.She has spent more than 35 years in the field of Jewish education, and came to West End after a four-year stint as director of education at the Sutton Place Synagogue on Manhattan's east side.
Well-educated herself, Yael has a BS degree in Semitic languages and French from Columbia University, a BA and MA in Bible and Hebrew literature from the Jewish Theological Seminary, and MA from the University of Buffalo in curriculum development and instruction.Yael is working toward Ph.D. in second language education from the University of Buffalo.
In the course of her career, Yael has taught at Jewish day schools and after-school programs, has led intensive Hebrew language courses for adults, has trained people to be Hebrew school teachers themselves, and has established a post-Bar Mitzvah program for teenagers in the San Francisco area.
"The largest school I've ever run had a little over 600 students," says Yael.

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