Full course description
In this Pirkei Avos course, we will analyze teachings of the Mishnah that impart Torah ethics about our relationship with G-d, Torah and our fellow human beings. A focus is placed on practical application of these lessons into our personal lives.
The course is divided into 12 units including:
1. Avodas HaMiddos
2. Appreciating the Torah
3. Planning for the Future (עולם הבא)
4. Learning and Teaching
5. Judging Favorably
6. Influence of our Environment
7. Taking Responsibility
8. Interpersonal Relationships
9. Understanding our World in Multiples of 10
10. The Chapter of the Acquisition of Torah.
11. And more!
Each unit includes a video lecture as well as a discussion board forum where students can discuss and concretize the lessons learned. Some units have relevant homework assignments to further enhance appreciation of the topic.
The timeless lessons of Pirkei Avos build us into better people who can impact the world positively.