Category - Education in Action

What’s a parent to do?

(l): Karen, Adam and Liam Friedman interact at a B’nai Mitzvah Revolution session. Photo courtesy of Temple Kol Tikvah by Rabbi Jon Hanish A concerned parent once stopped me in the hall of the temple and said, “Rabbi, I have a couple of...

Putting the ‘om’ into shalom

University of Vermont students enjoy a free yoga class at UVM Hillel. Photo by Jamie Goldberg, UVM ’18. by Hillel News Deadlines, coursework and carrying a heavy class load can be nerve-wracking and super demanding, so Hillels across the...

Between Universalism and Particularism:...

By Dr. Jonathan Krasner Choosing to educate one’s children in a day school demands a set of compromises made in the interests of cultivating within them religious and cultural literacy, and a sense of collective belonging. Beyond the impact...

Edutainment and animal fun in a modern...

Museum director Natan Slifkin included animal skulls and bones in the collection at the Biblical Museum of Natural History. Photo: courtesy By Viva Sarah Press When was the last time you stood face-to-face with a lion, leopard or bear? And did...