For Students & Families
Caring & Connection
Do you have a child whose learning needs are not being met in their Jewish education? Wondering how you can celebrate Jewish holidays in an accessible, family-friendly way? At Gateways, every child is embraced as a full member of the Jewish community. Explore our array of programs, services, and resources, and bring your family into our inclusive Jewish community.
Specialized Jewish Education Programs
Gateways’ Jewish education programs provide a supportive setting in which students of all abilities and backgrounds can receive a high-quality, specialized Jewish education, whether they are discovering Jewish traditions and holidays, learning to read Hebrew, or preparing for b’nei mitzvah celebrations.
Our customized B’nei Mitzvah preparation program for students ages 11-14.
Our supplementary Jewish educational program for children ages 5-13.
Mitzvah Mensches Learning Lab is our social action group for teens ages 13-18.
Jewish Day School Services
Gateways partners with Boston regional day schools to provide on-site speech & language therapy, occupational therapy, literacy support, math support, and behavior support during the school day to students with a range of learning needs.
Resources for Diverse Learners
Access our expanding library of resources for tools to engage a wide variety of learners. We’ve got checklists, articles, picture-symbol prayers, social stories, accessible holiday activities, and much more — browse by topic to find exactly what you need.
Mental Health Initiative
At Gateways, we’re working to de-stigmatize youth mental health in the Jewish community and beyond through understanding and education. Join our community-wide mental health dialogue by exploring our growing library of resources, attending an educational webinar, or bringing your professional colleagues together for a workshop.
Check out articles or browse and download resources related to mental health and wellness, prepared by mental health experts.
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