Education

World Ready

BRANDEIS INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SCHOOL (IBS) IS PART OF  BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY, IN WALTHAM, MASSACHUSETTS, A MODERN INSTITUTION BASED ON THE IDEALS OF ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AND…

Kehilla In College

MAINTAINING A STRONG JEWISH CONNECTION FOR THEIR COLLEGE STUDENTS IS IMPORTANT FOR MANY JEWISH FAMILIES. FIRST YEAR COLLEGE STUDENTS WILL BE TESTING THEIR INDEPENDENCE…

Educating Our Children

STRATEGIES TO OVERCOME TODAY’S PITFALLS IN FAMILY NUTRITION. By Karina Jakubowicz Are we preparing our kids for life? I think that we are more…

The Sound Of Music

HOW A MIAMI MUSIC SCHOOL IS SHAPING A GENERATION OF CONTENT AND COMPLETE INDIVIDUALS By Mark Meneses Sound check has come and gone; all…

SAT Fraud

WHO ARE WE CHEATING? By Claudine Vainrub When the case of Sam Eshaghoff from Great Neck, Long Island, went all over the news, we…

21st Century Education

THE ILLITERATE OF THE 21ST CENTURY ARE NOT THOSE THAT CANNOT READ OR WRITE, BUT THOSE THAT CANNOT LEARN, UNLEARN, AND RELEARN.” – BERNIE…

The Leader In Me

By Mimi Klimberg, Julie Lambert,  and Valerie Mitrani Mrs. Herman, the fourth grade science teacher asks her students, “How do you want to approach…

The Ivy Dream

Correlating an Ivy Education and Career Success. By Claudine Vainrub Do you know what Richard Branson (CEO of Virgin), Michael Dell (CEO of Dell…

Back to Basics

Stop the race and play a little By Valerie Lustgarten “Ma, what’s up?” my 16-year-old son asked, as I hugged him again. This had been…

Choosing a Future

When deciding which college to attend, make sure to take these five factors into consideration. By Claudine Vainrub Principal of Eduplan Do you realize that…

Finding Village the Right

Take the time now to choose wisely for your children, and reap the rewards later on. By Valerie Lustgarten – Photography by Jane Jaffe “I’d like to…

A Study in Life

Why parents should learn to embrace 21st-century Jewish education. By Valerie Lustgarten Leah wakes up at around 6:30 every morning. She gets dressed, prepares her soccer…