PEJE, the Partnership for Excellence in Jewish Education, has published Is it Really Possible to Grow Jewish Day School Enrollment? - new research with a focus on enrollment in non-Orthodox Chicago day schools. Chicago represented fertile ground for such research as the area … [Read more...] about Is it Really Possible to Grow Jewish Day School Enrollment?
PEJE is excited to announce that applications for Atidenu (recruitment and retention) and the Governance & Fundraising Academy (GFA) will become available in mid-January. These initiatives, part of the National Revenue Programs, offer schools focused learning, coaching, and … [Read more...] about Applications Opening Soon: PEJE Atidenu and the Governance & Fundraising Academy
[eJP note: This article is part of a series focusing on new ideas emerging from the day school field with relevance for Jewish professionals in Jewish education and beyond. The post contributes to the conversation on the topic of 21st Century Sustainability.] by Rachel K. … [Read more...] about How Is This Article Different From All Other Articles?
from Chabad.org: After Sandy, Volunteers Crisscross Manhattan to Help In a nearly dark corner of lower Manhattan, in an area otherwise known as Tribeca, Rabbi Zalman Paris stands tall, cellular phone in hand, to answer another call from a young volunteer eager to offer … [Read more...] about After Sandy, NY Jewish Community Comes Together
by Deborah Fishman The North American Jewish Day School Conference’s session “What Funders Want” dealt with a few striking questions which funders - and anyone interested in deciding where to devote resources - face. One such question is whether the needs of individual schools … [Read more...] about On the Ground at NAJDS: What Funders Want