The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning is the largest pluralistic adult Jewish education network in the world. With 50 locations in North America, Great Britain, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand and Hong Kong, the Melton School sets the standard for high-quality, text-based, interactive Jewish study by offering world-class curriculum that informs and inspire adult learners from all knowledge-levels and backgrounds.
Are you looking for a profound understanding of what it means to be Jewish? Join us to explore the texts of our tradition and discover how they relate to us today.
Melton has been a fantastic tool in my rabbinate. Melton materials have enabled me to spend time with congregants who are serious about Judaism but are not necessarily interested in Shabbat worship or the daily minyan. My congregants have thoroughly
We are very proud of all of the offerings we have in adult Jewish education, but few rival the traditional love and enthusiasm that the Melton School has engendered.... If you care about the future of American Jewish life, if
Throughout all my years in synagogue and Jewish communal life, I have not seen any program that comes close to creating a love and enthusiasm for Jewish life as does the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning. I am looking
Our agency takes great pride in the achievements of our Melton School. Our ability to involve such a large number and broad spectrum of individuals in ongoing engagement with the history, texts, values, and experiences of the Jewish people is
The Hebrew University’s Florence Melton School is nothing short of extraordinary. The curriculum does an extraordinary job of utilizing text so that while the concepts addressed are essentially basic, the means of study ensures the encounter has real intellectual content.
If ever there was a word that was in danger of overuse, it is “transformative.” Having said that, I still have to say that Melton is transformative. Not only does it change students, it changes teachers and directors as well.
With profound sadness, we announce the passing of Gordon Zacks, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning for the past 13 years. Gordon's mother,… read more
Melton CEO Judy Mars Kupchan presented the 2014 Florence Melton Award to the Florence Melton School of the Lisa F. Brill Institute for Jewish Learning at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of… read more