Tuition Affordability

OU Advocacy advocates an array of initiatives at the Federal level to obtain and empower parents in their educational choices for their children, expand education reform and secure greater resources for Jewish day schools and the families who use them.

Teach NYS Heralds Release of More Funds for Jewish Schools

New York, NY – Teach NYS, a project of the Orthodox Union Advocacy Center, praised the New York State government for releasing millions of additional dollars in reimbursement funds for nonpublic schools across New York. Teach NYS has led the … Continued
Read More Posted at January 26, 2017 at 2:46 pm

Could Trump Lead Conservatives to Their Promised Land?

“I don’t think we’ve had a secretary of education with a more ‘boots on the ground’ approach to school choice — to opportunities for all children,” said Maury Litwack, director of state political affairs for the Orthodox Union Advocacy Center, … Continued
Read More Posted at November 25, 2016 at 2:29 pm

Making Jewish education better, safer, more affordable

You hear the same complaint at the start of every school year: The cost of tuition for Jewish day school is a burden many Jewish families can’t afford. This complaint is understandable. With tuition at many New York area days … Continued
Read More Posted at November 10, 2016 at 4:48 pm

What Does Trump Victory Mean For The Jewish Agenda?

The 2016 presidential election campaign is finally over. Donald Trump secured a remarkable victory over Hillary Clinton, and Republicans held onto their majority control of the House of Representatives and Senate. Trump campaigned touting a range of bold, if not … Continued
Read More Posted at November 9, 2016 at 1:28 pm
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