Jewish Education Blog

October 30, 2017

Photo Credit: Milwaukee Jewish Day School

Common assumption: If my kid goes to a Jewish day school, their studies will focus more on Jewish/religious education than academics and learning and social skills. Wrong.

Yes, Jewish day school education will include Jewish educ...

October 24, 2017

Photo credit, Mequon Jewish Preschool

When thinking about a Jewish education for our children, one of our top motivators is to instill a love of Judaism in the next generation. We want our children to be embrace their heritage; we want them to be proud Jews.

In last year...

October 18, 2017

For students of all backgrounds and ages, the Holocaust is understandably a difficult subject to study and make sense of. Even the most renowned academics are beside themselves when faced with the question of “why” the Holocaust happened. One of the roles of the Nathan...

October 9, 2017

Photo credit Mequon Jewish Preschool

Remember that book, the one you (or your child) wanted to hear again and again and again until everyone in the family knew it by heart? Hearing the story was a moment of joy each time. Sound familiar?

That’s the holiday of Simchat Tor...

October 2, 2017

The fall holidays are over right?


We’ve just gotten started.

Now that the heavy lifting of teshuva (repentance) is done and we have all been forgiven, we can celebrate with a clean slate.

Enter Sukkot the most joyous holiday on the Jewish calendar. Sukkot is the onl...

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