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Research, Affordability, Teaching and Learning, Governance, Finance & Budget, School Policies and Procedures
The Prizmah Knowledge Center developed a pulse survey to collect and harness the knowledge and thinking of Jewish day school and yeshiva leaders to provide data and support for their scenario planning conversations for the...
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Governance, Prizmah Thought Leadership
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Governance, Prizmah Thought Leadership, Research
Here is a snapshot of data collected through the Board Self-Assessment (BSA), a tool designed for Jewish day schools and administered by BoardSource in partnership with Prizmah. It is a leading practice for boards to engage...
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Research, Governance, Human Resources
2015 Ravsak study on the salaries of Heads of Community day schools.
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Professional Leadership, Research, Teaching and Learning, Governance
A New Tense for Hebrew: Past, Present and Possible 20 case studies of Jewish day schools about how schools enact their Jewish missions, entitled "A New Tense for Hebrew: Past, Present and Possible" authored by Tali Zelkowicz...
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Prizmah Thought Leadership, Governance
A Data Informed Framework for Board Leadership helps boards to identify the primary tasks of boards, the structures and practices that lead to healthy board governance and the capacities and dispositions of board leadership...
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Research, Governance
Thousands of day school believers devote countless hours each year to board meetings and committee work, all of it with a passion for their school, all of it as volunteers. How can we make the most of this precious resource...
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Prizmah Thought Leadership, Research, Governance
A substantial body of literature supports the claim that strong board leadership, and in particular, strong volunteer-professional partnerships, make a difference to the effectiveness of schools. This study seeks to...
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Governance, Research
Are you considering rewriting your mission or vision statement? What's the difference between a mission and vision statement? These resources are useful tools created by BoardSouce to help guide you through articulating your...
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Governance, Research
"Within the next five to seven years, a large majority of Jewish nonprofit organizations (between 75 percent and 90 percent) will be faced with the daunting challenge of replacing their retiring CEOs and other senior leaders...