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...

September 8, 2017

Gan Ami Early Childhood Education Program, Mequon Jewish Preschool, and Wisconsin Institute for Torah Study (WITS) started school this week. Wishing them a great year of learning and growing together. We are grateful for everything they do for our children and our comm...

September 1, 2017

Bader Hillel High, Torah Academy of Milwaukee, and Yeshiva Elementary School started school this week. Wishing them a great year of learning and growing together. We are grateful for everything they do for our children and our community. Shabbat Shalom.

August 25, 2017

Both Bader Hillel Academy and Milwaukee Jewish Day School started school this week. Wishing them a great year of learning and growing together. We are grateful for everything they do for our children and our community. Shabbat Shalom.

August 14, 2017

Picture is from Mequon Jewish Preschool.

In August, parents turn their attention to the coming school year. There are school supplies and new clothes to buy, new teachers to meet, schedules to coordinate. But where does Jewish education fall on your to-do list? The answ...

August 3, 2017

I often hear parents try to explain why they chose our school, saying “The sense of community” is what attracted them and remains what they love about the school. They also say the school helps to raise “mensches” – good people. Those are difficult attributes to define...

July 20, 2017

Today, my three children attend a bilingual Hebrew/English, Jewish day school in a suburb of Atlanta.

When we considered grade school options for our children five years ago, all the buzz was around bilingual immersion education. The day school we chose is a bilingual...

One summer I spent hours and hours planting a vegetable garden in my backyard. As anyone who has even done the same will tell you, it was hard work. There was a lot of weeding and watering before I saw any results. But before the end of the summer, there were vegetable...

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