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Finance & Budget, Fundraising & Development, Human Resources, Mental Health, Prizmah Thought Leadership, Research, Teaching and Learning
For most schools in Prizmah’s network, 2020-21 was a year of remarkable accomplishments in the face of unprecedented challenges. Following upon the Covid closures at the end of the previous school year, this was to be a year...
KC Resource
Affordability, Finance & Budget, Fundraising & Development, Research
Guide to Day School Sustainability and Affordability This Greenbook written by Dan Held, published by the Jewish Funders Network aims to fuel and inform the increasingly urgent conversation surrounding day school...
HaYidion Article
Fundraising & Development, School Policies and Procedures
Local federations, such as the Greater MetroWest, New Jersey Federation where I work, play an important role in supporting Jewish day schools. Traditionally, schools rely upon the annual allocations and supplementary...
HaYidion Article
Fundraising & Development
KC Resource
Affordability, Finance & Budget, Fundraising & Development, Research
What percentage of budget do schools generally receive from tuition? What's a normal attrition rate? Data and Analysis for School Leadership (DASL) is a data collection and reporting tool designed to give school leaders...
KC Resource
Fundraising & Development, Research
This pulse survey report explores FY21 and FY22 development trends and the state of Jewish day school endowments. This year, the results from Prizmah’s survey show a shift from reactionary fundraising during the pandemic, to...
Blog Article
Fundraising & Development, Governance, School Policies and Procedures
During my 30 years as an educational administrator and, most recently my 15 years as head of Denver Jewish Day School, I have come to appreciate the board and the lasting impact that an outstanding board can have on a school...
KC Resource
Fundraising & Development, Research
The American Jewish community has been making a decades-long massive investment in education, including the expansion of Jewish day schools, overnight Jewish camping, Jewish Studies in college, Hillels, and educational travel...
KC Resource
Finance & Budget, Fundraising & Development, Prizmah Thought Leadership, Professional Leadership, Research, Teaching and Learning, School Policies and Procedures
PRIZMAH'S FIRST ANNUAL YEAR IN REVIEW, A SURVEY OF THE FIELD OF JEWISH DAY SCHOOLS AND YESHIVAS. This report examines how Jewish schools performed during the pandemic year, with sections on learning models, enrollment...
KC Resource
Fundraising & Development, School Policies and Procedures
On March 18, 2020 Prizmah hosted a conversation with Prizmah Generations Coach, Amy Schiffman that uncovers strategies to continue building relationships with donors in a crisis environment. Here are the notes from that...