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Halachos for Educators

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Importance of Teaching
#It is extremely important that children learn Torah and we shouldn't stop them from learning in order to fulfill another mitzvah. We shouldn't interrupt children learning Torah to participate in the building of the bet hamikdash.<ref>Gemara Shabbat 119b, Shulchan Aruch Y.D. 245:13</ref> This applies to even to older children as long as they are learning from their rebbe.<ref>Chinuch Habanim Lmitzvot p. 10 citing Chovot Hatalmidim ch. 1 </ref> The world continues to exist because of the Torah that the young students learn.<ref>Shabbat 119b, Chinuch Habanim Lmitzvot p. 10</ref>
#We excommunicate a city in order to ensure that it has an educator.<ref>Shulchan Aruch Y.D. 245:7 and if the city still refuses, we destroy the city.</ref>
# Education of children shouldn't stop except on Friday and Erev Yom Tov at the end of the day.<ref>Shulchan Aruch Y.D. 245:12</ref>
# You can't teach new learning on Shabbat.<ref>Shulchan Aruch Y.D. 245:12</ref>
==Who can be a Teacher==

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