Education

May 31, 2018

Parent Whisperer in the Facebook Age

A former high school teacher, now a sought-after speaker and parenting expert as principal consultant at the MJ Fisher Group, Julie Fisher, M.Ed., is a trusted advisor to parents, school administrators, kids and teens on a variety of topics related to managing stress, social media and the pace of life online and off. Developing a new curriculum for resilience, Julie joins Federation’s Mental Health Initiative as an independent consultant and workshop leader.  To follow her work, visit We Need to Talk.

January 1, 2018

Time for “The Talk?”

What Parents Should Know About Getting Through Puberty with Their Kids

Steve Freedman
November 1, 2017

Visionary Educator

Imagine a school with no homework for students K through 4, a school where children are happy to arrive early and stay late to work and play together, a school with resources and spaces that spark creativity, a school with a long list of highly qualified teachers waiting to apply, a school where educators from around the country have come to visit, to learn and to share ideas. This is Hillel Day School, with Steve Freedman at the helm - proof positive of what inspired leadership, philanthropic community support, committed Jewish families and naturally motivated students can achieve.

May 1, 2017

More Than a School, a Growing Community

“Beyond Thrilled.” First Impressions of the New Farber Hebrew Day School

March 30, 2017

Living ‘n’ Learning

Meet Jaime Bean and Tami Greenberg, Teaching Fellows from Detroit on Their Journey in Israel

Amit Weitzer
March 1, 2017

Blazing Trails in Comfy Shoes

A conversation with Amit Weitzer, Executive Director Camp Tavor

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