Professional Development Resources: School Programming and Policy

Mission statement/ School philosophy – Fuchs Mizrachi School , Cleveland, OH

Mission Statement The mission of Fuchs Mizrachi School is to educate each child to be an Orthodox Religious Zionist Jew, imbued with the love... Read more

Mission statement/ School philosophy – Yeshiva of Flatbush

The philosophy of the Yeshivah of Flatbush Joel Braverman High School is to provide an education in which Jewish Studies are taught in Hebrew... Read more

Mission statement/ School philosophy – Torah Academy of Bergen County, Teaneck, New Jersey

The following is the statement of philosophy of the Torah Academy of Bergen County: Predicated on Rambam ‘s dual formulation of the first commandment... Read more

Kushner Mission Statement

“A COMMUNITY OF LEARNERS” Kushner Yeshiva High School – Yeshiva Tichonit Beit Yosef – prepares American Jewish adolescents with the tools necessary to face... Read more

Course of Instruction – Ramaz Upper School

Ramaz The Rabbi Joseph H. Lookstein Upper School of Ramaz in the Morris and Ida Newman Educational Center Course of Instruction 1996-97 Table of... Read more

Teaching Midrash from a Developmental Perspective

This article discusses a program designed for a new, more sophisticated method of teaching Tanakh and midrash, so that the standard modern Orthodox Day School... Read more

The Effectiveness of Storytelling in Jewish Education

Maggidim@aol.com Presented to the Thirteenth Annual Conference of the Midwest Jewish Studies Association In recent years, there has been a proliferation of story anthologies published... Read more

Teaching Ta’amei HaMikra at an Early Age

Reprinted from Ten Da’at 5/2 1991, pp. 22-23. Recently my family celebrated two semahot; my oldest son, Yonah, became a bar mitzvah, and my... Read more
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