Tag - William Davidson Graduate School of Jewish Education

The Courage to Change

Photo couretsy Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Hartford.[/caption] By Andrea Rose Cheatham Kasper When and where do you observe courage in a changing environment? I always thought it was at the moment of decision – the point when the leadership agrees to take the risk. That’s what I thought a little over a year ago when we decided...

Reading Between the Lines: Leadership and the School/Family Partnership in Day Schools

By Thabatta Mizrahi It was a last-minute school tour set up by my assistant. I welcomed the father and he immediately began to speak in Spanish, telling me that his wife did not even come to tour because they had already decided on another school and program. The only reason he was here, he explained, was because people had told him that he needs...