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Can An Underfunded School Actually Transform a Community?

Small Jewish day schools—those with less than 100 students—occupy a fragile place in our society. Located outside of centralized Jewish communities, these schools must fight for recognition, not only from foundations, but also Jewish Federations, potential donors, and prospective parents. With no endowment funds, they still accept every Jewish student regardless of financial ability. Working on shoestring budgets, they must compensate with creativity to develop cutting-edge curriculum on par with local private schools. Welcome to the new frontier of Jewish education.

Chava Lieba Witkes | Education | Sunday, March 4, 2018

Our Kitchen Hand

Brittany Karpin, 21, has autism and is non-verbal, yet feels right at home in this bustling kitchen that serves up 70,000 meals a year to the needy.

Mushkie Engel | Education | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Remembering Rebbetzin Chana: Jewish Feminine Role Model

Rebbetzin Chana Schneerson, a feminine role model of Jewish activism and proponent of Jewish scholarship, mother of the Lubavitcher Rebbe and wife of Rabbi Levi Yitzchok, is being remembered today, on her yahrzeit.

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Teens and Seniors Link Hearts

At a time when most middle-schoolers and teenagers are preoccupied with their Snapchat stories or the latest Adidas shoe, Shelly Klein finds it a refreshing shift to see her son “slow down” and be committed to bringing joy to the elderly and the community at large.

Chava Leiba Witkes | Education | Monday, August 14, 2017

Acts Of Kindness for Judah

The UC Berkeley campus is no stranger to conflict and dispute. Anti-Israel protests led by students are quite common. But on March 10th, students will set aside polarizing opinions and divisive protests for a Day of Loving Kindness in memory of Judah Marans.

Etti Krinsky | Education | Tuesday, March 8, 2016

High Marks for Parisian Chabad School

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Thursday, July 30, 2015

Students Take First Prize At Connecticut State Science Fair

Mushkie Junik | Education | Wednesday, April 29, 2015

President Obama Welcomes Chabad-Lubavitch to the White House

The White House | Education | Monday, April 27, 2015

Education Olympics Finalists Compete in Jerusalem

Rosie Jacobs | Education | Thursday, April 23, 2015

A Day School Grows in Brooklyn Heights

Maayan Jaffe | Education | Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Children of Chabad Reps Deliver Winning Speeches in Federation of Greater Vancouver’s Contest

Rosie Jacobs | Education | Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Keeping Pre-Bar-Bat Mitzvah Coming Back For More

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Monday, March 16, 2015

Learning Parenting To Raise Healthy Children

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Sunday, January 18, 2015

Students Mark Dean’s 90th Birthday with Mitzvahs

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Monday, December 29, 2014

Thousands of Israeli Second Graders Celebrate Genesis

Staff Writer | Education | Friday, November 28, 2014

Covenant Award Winner: School Is A Dwelling Place for the Divine

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Tuesday, November 18, 2014

It’s Pies for Joy to Say Thanks to Seniors

Staff Writer | Education | Monday, November 17, 2014

A Different Kind of Olympics in the Former Soviet Union

Staff Writer | Education | Thursday, November 13, 2014

Grant Will Bring Preschool from Trailers to Building

Staff Writer | Education | Monday, November 10, 2014

New Courses in Jewish Texts For Millennials in Former Soviet Union Cities

Staff Writer | Education | Friday, November 7, 2014

Los Angeles Principal Receives Prestigious Award

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Thursday, November 6, 2014

Rabbinical Seminary Opens in Hamburg as Germany’s Jewish Revival Grows

Dovid Zaklikowski | Education | Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Early Childhood Studies Spur Parents To Choose Jewish Preschools

Rena Greenberg | Education | Tuesday, November 4, 2014

New Building for Growing Moscow School

Staff Writer | Education | Thursday, October 23, 2014

Philanthropy 101: 7th Grader Picked Chabad, Took Lead in Gideon Hausner Charity Project

The 7th grader would have to be persuasive, because Chabad is different from the kinds of organizations for which students at Gideon Hausner raise funds . . .

Faygie Levy | Education | Tuesday, December 10, 2013