Talmud, Sanhedrin, 19b
1א
תלמוד בבלי, סנהדרין יט: ב
2ב
כל המלמד בן חבירו תורה מעלה עליו הכתוב כאילו ילדו
One who teaches a child, it is as if one had created that child. [Translation by Hillel]
3ג

Suggested Discussion Questions:

1. Why is teaching a child equated with being a parent of that child?

2. What does this text teach us about the importance of education?

4ד
Time Period: Rabbinic (Maccabees through the Talmud)