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.

On Wednesday evening our community came together for our annual curriculum night and I was pleased to share the following story with all of our families and it feels like...

“Hebrew… is the sacred language, it is the language of the Bible, it is the language of the prayer book and the depository of all the sublimest thoughts and noblest...

Welcome to the 21st volume of Daf Kesher. In my weekly column I plan to share my view of Schechter Manhattan and thoughts on broader Jewish educational issues. I hope...

It has been a terrific year at Schechter Manhattan. As I look back on my year of columns for Daf Kesher, I am reminded of the many things the...

On Sunday morning I attended a wonderful gathering at Schechter Manhattan-the first gathering of the students and families of the Schechter Manhattan class of 2025. These students will begin Gan...