Language classes at the edcjcc

Interested in learning or practicing a new language? You’re in the right place! Browse this page to learn more about the language classes we offer throughout the year.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the spring session of all language classes will be held virtually via Zoom.


Hebrew Classes

The Edlavitch DCJCC offers many levels of conversational Hebrew, from learning the aleph-bet to reading advanced literature. Our teachers are native Hebrew speakers with extensive teaching experience, including at the university level. Not sure which level to take? Scroll down to learn more about each level.

The deadline to register for spring Hebrew classes is Wednesday, January 6.


Yiddish Classes

New this year, the Edlavitch DCJCC is offering two beginners Yiddish courses! No previous knowledge/experience required.

The deadline to register for spring Yiddish classes is Wednesday, January 6.


American Sign Language

The EntryPointDC and Inclusion & Disabilities Programs are excited to present two American Sign Language courses this spring. Whether you’re just learning how to finger-spell or you already know a few common signs, these courses are for you!