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The ELT: Faculty Collaboration at Schechter Manhattan The Schechter Manhattan teaching faculty is a team.  From the very start, Dr. Lorch led the teachers at Schechter Manhattan to work together to plan and implement high quality instruction. This effort was animated by his belief that people...

When Sam was in kindergarten, his 6-month-old brother Eli was hospitalized for an infectious respiratory virus. We spent several anxious days staying in the hospital room, while juggling work and the needs of an energetic kindergartner. To make matters worse, because Eli was...

Welcome to the 20th volume of Daf Kesher. Dr. Lorch wrote this column for 19 years and I am pleased and honored to continue the tradition. In my weekly column I plan to share my view of Schechter Manhattan and thoughts on broader Jewish educational...

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is...