Video of a presentation on August 17, 2023 at City & State’s Education In New York Summit by YAFFED Executive Director Beatrice Weber about the progress that YAFFED has made over the last year and the continued work necessary to ensure that all children in Hasidic and Haredi schools receive an education.
Beatrice Weber describes the inadequate secular education being provided to thousands of children in New York City. As executive director of YAFFED, Ms Weber talks about her own experiences: her desire for an education, her case against a New York City school for failure to provide a secular education – which she won – and …
YAFFED Executive Director Beatrice Weber, Human Rights Attorney Julie F. Kay, and NYC Comptroller Brad Lander discuss education and family justice in Hasidic and Haredi communities. Moderated by Former Manhattan Borough President Ruth Messinger. Recorded March 21, 2023, at The 92nd Street Y, New York