How NOT to Teach Gemara in High School – PDF Version

[Apparently I’m being displayed at Beit Morasha. For those visiting from there, my name is Avi Woolf, and I am available for translations (editing included) of material from Hebrew to English. You can contact me for more details at opdycke1861 – at –]

At the request of a commenter here, I have concentrated the entire translation of R. Brandes’ preamble into downloadable .pdf form.

How NOT to Study Gemara in High School

Shabbat Shalom



Hi, my name is Avi Woolf. I'm an American-Israeli MO Jew living in Israel. I have a background in Israeli (as in Land of Israel) and Jewish History and an insatiable need for knowledge. I also have professional experience as an editor, translator and indexer. Enjoy the ride! If you are interested in using my services or just want to drop me a line, contact me at:
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