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The teachers had roasted marshmallows all over their hands but they didn’t seem to mind.  As the Schechter Manhattan faculty distributed smores to the students around the Lag Baomer campfire last week, they smiled at each other and their students, enjoying the fun and messy...

The teachers had roasted marshmallows all over their hands but they didn’t seem to mind.  As the Schechter Manhattan faculty distributed smores to the students around the Lag Baomer campfire last week, they smiled at each other and their students, enjoying the fun and messy...

We ended the Schechter Manhattan model seder a few weeks the same way we do every year and the way Jews have ended the seder for centuries, by singing together לשנה הבאה בירושלים, next year in Jerusalem.  Throughout the generations, this prayer represented a hope...

We ended the Schechter Manhattan model seder a few weeks the same way we do every year and the way Jews have ended the seder for centuries, by singing together לשנה הבאה בירושלים, next year in Jerusalem.  Throughout the generations, this prayer represented a hope...

At Schechter Manhattan, Hebrew is at the center of our educational philosophy. We teach Hebrew as a second language with all its grammatical structures and vocabulary to support our students in their efforts to communicate with each other and with Jews and Israelis around the...

In the weeks since the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, it has been hard for many of us to make sense of such tragedy. How do we understand a society in which children in school are the victims...