Professional Development Resources: Classroom Management

The Relationship Between English and Hebrew Reading and Externalizing Behavior Amongst Orthodox Jewish Boys

This article examines the association between reading problems and behavior problems in bilingual situations. To read the article, click here. Read more

Modern Orthodox Jewish Day Schools and Non-Jews

This article explores the variety of issues and differences between Jewish Day Schools and Non-Jews. To read the article, click here. Read more

Teaching Students to Cheat or Not to Cheat

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, vol. 4, 1, 1989, pp. 19-21. Appears here with permission. The recent New York Regents exam scandal... Read more

An Analysis of Appropriate Groupings and Recommended Strategies and Techniques for Reading in the Classroom

October 21, 2002 Loyola University,Chicago ELPS 499 Independent Study – Research Paper Rabbi Dr. Harvey Well Reprinted here with permission. STATEMENT OF PROBLEM A... Read more

Toward Spiritual Education

Addressing the Problem of “Disconnection”: Creating a Learning Environment of Personal Relevance and Passion based on the Wisdom of the Kabbalah I) The Problem:... Read more

Goals of Day School Education

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, vol. 2, 2, 1987, pp. 30-31. Appears here with permission.   The following is adapted from a talk... Read more

A Bekiut Initiative in Mishnah

Rabbi Ira Kosowski describes a curriculum for the learning of Mishnayot bekiut, challenging students to expand their knowledge base while minimizing time taken from classroom... Read more

Sincerity and Authenticity in Teaching

This article first appeared in the Torah U’Madda Journal, Vol. 11 (2002-2003). The Torah U-Madda Journal is a publication of the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS), an... Read more

Goals of the Day School Movement: Torah scholars, all?

From Ten Da’at, Volume VII, Number 1, Fall 1993. Appears here with permission.   I Historically, until the mid-twentieth century, yeshiva education past the... Read more

Does Teacher Training Affect Pupil Learning? Evidence from Matched Comparisons in Jerusalem Public Schools

Most research on the relationship between teacher characteristics and pupil achievement focuses on salaries, experience, and education. The effect of in-service training has received... Read more
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