What is Tikvah Online Academy?
Tikvah Online Academy offers high-level seminars for students interested in Jewish ideas, Zionism and modern Israel, American democracy, and Western civilization. Our classes meet live over Zoom for spirited discussion with master teachers and a small group of outstanding students.
Our faculty includes leading college professors, award-winning writers, policy experts, preeminent rabbis, and communal leaders—eager to teach thoughtful young students who want to engage in deep inquiry.
At the heart of our program are seminar-style discussions. In our classes, outstanding students engage in lively conversation and passionate debate, and our virtual classrooms foster deep intellectual friendships among diverse young Jews from around the world.
At Tikvah, we believe that great ideas are essential to building a meaningful life and a strong Jewish future. Our mission is to inspire, educate, shape the next generation of Jewish leaders, equipping them with the ancient wisdom necessary to confront the modern world.
Tikvah Online Academy students aspire to lives of meaning, integrity and Jewish Leadership. We believe that rich intellectual inquiry is the best foundation for such a life, and we aim to inspire our students with the best of our traditions - Jewish, Zionist, American and Western
Director, Tikvah Online Academy