Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Iyyar 17, 5776
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Penny Schwartz, JTA
A census of U.S. day school students during the 2008-09 academic year found a 2.5 percent drop in non-Orthodox enrollment over the previous five years, even as overall Jewish day school enrollment in the United States grew 11 percent, driven in part by the growth in the Orthodox population.
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By:
Uriel Heilman, JTA
One group of schools aims to bring Jewish children who otherwise would attend regular public schools into an environment where their Jewish identity can flourish; the other wants to increase Hebrew literacy in America and distances itself from any Jewish association.
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CEO Jeffrey Rosen aims to open the doors even wider
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Jeffrey Rosen's got big plans to make the museum a hub for discourse on current issues.
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Following the final bell of the 2012-2013 school year on June 21, Penny Silver locked her classroom for the final time after spending 23 years in city classrooms.
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Rob Dubow, Mayor Nutter’s right-hand man on all things fiscal for the past six and a half years, says the city can only do so much when it comes to the school crisis.
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