Tag - early childhood education

Gun-Play in Early Childhood

By Tammy Kaiser When I hid in my office building at the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle as a gunman shot my colleagues one by one, the sound and smell of gunfire was etched into my brain. To further the trauma pathway, when I visited the Federation building after the shooting and saw the outline of one of the weapons the shooter used drawn in...

Why We Need Free Preschools

By Steve Freedman This past Sunday reminded me why the Detroit Jewish community is special. In the morning, my wife, Joan, and I attended an AIPAC breakfast featuring Dennis Ross and James Woolsey. Both speakers were amazing – and so was the turnout. Michigan, led by the Detroit Jewish community, is the leader in the Midwest, and beyond, in...