Rabbi Sam Berkovitz teaches Tanakh and Machshevet Yisrael at SAR High School in Riverdale, NY. He received semikha at Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary at Yeshiva University and is completing a Master's Degree in Ancient Jewish History at the Bernard Revel Graduate school of Jewish Studies. He has worked with Dr. Lawrence Schiffman of NYU in editing a new volume on The Temple Scroll, the largest of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Rabbi Berkovitz has served as Rabbinic Intern at Kehilath Jeshurun in New York City. He has taught in diverse communities across the United States and Great Britain, sharing his unique synthesis of the academy and the Beit Midrash.