Jewish Education Tag

Looking back at my Daf Kesher columns from 2017-2018, I think it was a great year at Schechter Manhattan. Here is some of what we did and what was on my mind over the year.The year was filled with rigorous academic work, and many of...

This week Schechter Manhattan students gathered to share the music they have learned in music classes throughout the year.  Thank you to Eti Rozen and Daniel Ori, Schechter Manhattan music teachers, for leading this special community event.  Check out these videos of the various vocal...

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...