Category Archives: Transparency Files

The Transparency Files: Annual Membership Survey

Another strange confluence of secular and Jewish holidays means that the beginning of the end of the 2014-2015 school year is upon us.  Being in my first year in ten not serving as a head of school, I am not … Continue reading

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The Transparency Files: Evaluation of Blog

“Spitting in the wind.” “Tilting at windmills.” If a blog post falls in a forest and no one is there to read it… You think you see where I’m headed. 🙂 But I do not wish to take this opportunity to … Continue reading

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The Transparency Files: Evaluation of Self

This week was Yom Ha’Shoah, the day on the Jewish Calendar where we pause to remember the events of the Holocaust and the memories of all who perished therein.  Next week we will celebrate Yom Ha’Zikaron, the day on the Jewish Calendar where … Continue reading

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The Transparency Files: PEJE Atidenu Presentation

This past week, I had the pleasure of attending PEJE Atidenu and the privilege of presenting on how to effectively market the 21st century learning aspects of Jewish day schools for maximum impact.  It was a great opportunity to learn with … Continue reading

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The Transparency Files: What does a network head do all day?

We have a saying here at Schechter: “If you really want to know what we value most, you only have to look in two places – the calendar and the budget.” And it is true; there are no more valuable resources … Continue reading

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A Wordle to the Wise

Readers of this blog know a few things… …I will make bad puns. …I will take 200 words to say something better said in 20. …I will use any opportunity to include a gratuitous picture of my children. …I will … Continue reading

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How We Spent Your Summer Vacation

Greetings from (my) home office! Hopefully your summer has had lots of views like this one and that whatever your goals were for the summer – professional development, vacation, relaxation, rejuvenation, reconnection, spending time with family, etc. – you accomplished … Continue reading

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