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Professional Leadership, Teaching and Learning, Governance, Mental Health
Cross-Posted from Chadds Ford Live “‘Should,’ ‘have to,’ and ‘must’ are among the most violent words in the English language because they are extrinsic.” Think about that quotation for a minute. If I say to you, “you should...
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Governance, School Policies and Procedures
By Jonathan Weiss In July, I had the fortune of assuming the role of President of the Board for Hillel Torah, a Modern Orthodox Day School in Skokie, IL. Even in “normal” years, I imagine there’s a steep learning curve at the...
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Governance, School Policies and Procedures
By Lise Applebaum It all started with the fires. Last fall, Los Angeles was ablaze with fires spreading perilously close to Milken Community School. We had lived versions of this scenario before; however, this time it was...
Blog Article
Professional Leadership, Governance, School Policies and Procedures
In a recent episode of the podcast On Point, Margaret Heffernan speaks about her latest book, Uncharted: How to Navigate the Future. The book takes the idea of uncertainty head-on, and, given our current reality, it couldn't...
HaYidion Article
Governance, Professional Leadership, School Policies and Procedures
HaYidion Article
Professional Leadership, Governance, School Policies and Procedures
Winston Churchill once said, ““Never let a good crisis go to waste.” We who work in the Jewish day school world are familiar with crises, both large and small. All of them offer opportunities to learn. Our particular crisis a...
HaYidion Article
Governance, School Policies and Procedures
I have been so impressed with the determination, resilience and creativity of our day school community in attacking the challenge of returning to in-person instruction and/or providing the best-possible virtual learning. And...
KC Resource
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, School Policies and Procedures
Details on the Jewish Community Impact Fund Video: Responding to COVID-19 The role of the CEO and board chair in a crisis FAQs: How Nonprofits and Board Members Can Respond to COVID-19 CRITICAL Q and A for Your Board Show up...
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Governance, Prizmah Thought Leadership