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Diverse Jewish Families

Diverse Jewish Families

Diverse Jewish Families

By: Emily Teck  |

Contemporary families have evolved and Jewish families are no exception. Families exist in incredible variety. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to find children’s books that depict Jewish fami... Read more>> Read more>> Read more>>

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Welcoming Activities to Build Community and Friendship

Welcoming Activities to Build Community and Friendship

Welcoming Activities to Build Community and Friendship




How do we embrace the “new kid”—the kid who eats alone, the kid who walks the playground alone, the kid who may not look other classmates?
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Tagged:  Community , Friendship

Yom Kippur, Baseball, and Sandy Koufax

Yom Kippur, Baseball, and Sandy Koufax

Yom Kippur, Baseball, and Sandy Koufax

By: Dr. Anita Meinbach  |

With Yom Kippur approaching, it is important to remember baseball great Sandy Koufax and the way in which he responded to a moral dilemma. His decision was a defining moment that would “go dow... Read more>> Read more>> Read more>>

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Tagged:  Sports , Yom Kippur

Jewish Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Jewish Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Jewish Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

By: Emily Teck  |

Earth Day is April 22, 2018, and it is a celebration of recognizing the beauty of our planet while we highlight the importance of caring for it. Earth Day is one of those (seemingly rare?) occasions d... Read more>> Read more>> Read more>>

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The Maniac Magee Award for a Legacy of Kindness

The Maniac Magee Award for a Legacy of Kindness

The Maniac Magee Award for a Legacy of Kindness

By: Anita Meinbach  |

Recognizing those students, faculty, and staff who, in some way, have touched the lives of others to make a difference!

Almost 20 years ago, the Mania Magee Award for a Legacy of Kind... Read more>> Read more>> Read more>>

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