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Frequently Asked Questions

How do classes work?

You can access all course materials, including videos and downloadable readings, from your computer, tablet, phone or other mobile devices. Our courses are presented through our user-friendly educational platform, Schoology.

What if I am not good with technology?

Don’t worry. We’ll help you! Our educational platform makes accessing video lectures and downloadable readings easy and we’re always here to support you. Email your questions or concerns to

How much time will I spend on this class every week?

Watching the lectures will take approximately an hour. Readings are always optional. You do not need to know Hebrew to take our courses.

How long are the courses?

Our courses are designed as 10-week sessions but you will have access to each course for up to 12 weeks. There’s no need to rush. Take your time and feel free to work at your own pace.

Who will I be learning with?

Me'ah Online is offered to adult learners throughout the world. Our online course platform allows you build connections with your fellow learners or delve into the course materials on your own. It’s up to you.

Interested in setting up a class for your book group or members of your synagogue? We can design a course for your group's needs. Please email us for details.

What if I register and need to withdraw from the class?

We will provide a full refund when you withdraw within the first week.

We want your experience to be productive and engaging. If you have feedback or advice for us, don’t hesitate to share it. Let us know how we can make your learning experience even better by emailing us at

Will another class be offered this year?

Yes, we offer our online classes on a rolling basis. You can register at any time.

Me’ah Online is a program of Hebrew college. No prior formal Jewish education or knowledge of Hebrew is required. We welcome interested adult learners of all backgrounds.


Bernice Lerner
Dean, Adult Learning