Rav Menachem Bombach, founder of the first Chassidic High School in Beitar which also teaches general studies to its students.
The yetzer hara seems to have smuggled itself into our schools under the disguise of “exclusivity” and is here to stay. So now the real question is: how do we fight it?
We want our kids to continue learning Torah in a chareidi environment, just to also get the skills they need.
Under the Prussian system of regimentation and learning by rote, most students would also be willing consumers of the ideas and outlooks being fed to them.
Teen writer Hadas Bat-El tells us: Your kid needs you to be on the same page as her school