Education (August 2017)

Education (August 2017)

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Most rabbinical schools lack parental leave policies — and students are not happy about it.
Hebrew school comes home, literally, for overloaded Stephen Wise students.
Getting beyond ‘boxcars from Berlin to Birkenau’ at seminar here.
Analysis by research group finds widespread stereotypes about other Jews, and the U.S., in texts used in state-funded schools.
Fifteen years ago, Tully Harcsztark brought the ‘Grand Conversation’ to a new Riverdale high school. The innovations that flowed from giving students a big voice have supporters, and some critics.
Special ed school to open first N.Y. branch; the PJ Library ties that bind; new round of Covenant Awardees; new head for Hebrew U.