Daf Kesher

Daf Kesher is the weekly newsletter that Schechter Manhattan produces.  It includes a letter from Benjamin Mann, Head of School, children’s essays, a weekly slide show, communal information and the Parent’s Association News.

The sounds of kids chatting and laughing greeted me as I approached the Ulam at lunchtime last Wednesday. The room was full of fifth graders, talking and joking with each...

Orli was sitting on the floor with her papers surrounding her. She looked up from her work for a moment, saw me walking her direction, and signaled for me to...

The Ulam was filled with students, but it was silent. Everyone was sitting on the floor. The 2nd through 8th grade students and teachers were altogether, some leaning on the...