[This is the eighth article in our series on day school leadership from the Leadership Commons of the William Davidson Graduate School of Jewish Education of JTS. In this series, alumni of our leadership institutes share their visions of effective day school leadership, … [Read more...] about Our Equation for Successful Day School Education
Archives for January 2018
By Dr. Bill Robinson "How can we help Jews draw on and use their Jewishness to live more meaningful, fulfilling, responsible lives?" Jonathan Woocher (z”l) in Rabbi Sid Schwarz’s Jewish Megatrends I believe that we stand at the cusp of a new era of revitalized Jewish living an … [Read more...] about Thriving, Flourishing, Covenantal Community, Intentional Spiritual Communities, and Positive Judaism: How To Lead In An Emergent Movement?
By Josh Gold We’ve spent a lot of time talking about how to make the most of your organization’s annual charity gala. I want to zoom in for a minute on one specific element that is a popular feature of many of these functions: the honoree film. You’re probably familiar with … [Read more...] about The Real Reason You Should Make Honoree Films
By Jeffrey Finkelstein and Ilana Aisen JPRO Network has a go-to ice-breaker: “What is something that you learned along the way in your career that you wish you had known sooner?” Responses run the gamut: work-life integration, negotiation skills, how to build stronger col … [Read more...] about WellAdvised by JPRO
By Dana Sheanin and Jenni Mangel The 2016 Leading Edge study “Are Jewish Organizations Great Places to Work?” identifies five factors of great workplaces. One of these is talent development: “Leading places to work recognize that professionals crave opportunities to advance the … [Read more...] about Professional Development: A Call to Action