Are you or your students struggling with learning/reviewing new skills in Chumash, Kria or Gemara?
Do you wish there was a place where you could send your students or children to learn and review those skills?
Can you imagine if the children would be excited to practice those skills - even to the point
The National Archives, housed in an austere building in downtown Washington, D.C., contain original copies of the founding documents of the United States of America: the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, the Bill of Rights. I went there to listen to scratchy tape recordings made secretly in Richard Nixon’s Oval Office, recordings of fraud and deceit... Read more »
In 1995, Rabbi and Mrs. Leib Kelemen arranged for a group of English speaking residents of Har Nof, Jerusalem to serve as Shabbos hosts for a few dozen students visiting Israel on a short trip from the US. Rabbi and Mrs. Jonathan Bressel were among the hosts that Shabbos, featuring meals and lodging with families,... Read more »
Charitable contributions are a traditional method of lowering taxable income for many people along with HSAs and IRAs. It’s also an easy way to give to the less fortunate and fulfill your obligation to perform tzedakah. To help maximize charitable contributions, there are a few things that you should know first. Know what the IRS... Read more »
Until recently, Torah resources for the hard of hearing have been hard to come by. But that’s all about to change. Torah Live has partnered with Torah Captions to add closed captions to its videos. Courses such as Anger, Chanukah, Speech (The Lost Light), and Sefer Torah are now available with closed captions. (80% of the
Nonprofit organizations differ radically from any business entity due to their very core. If business organizations are aimed at making money, nonprofit entities have a noble purpose of helping others. That’s why running a nonprofit organization is a totally different case that demands paying much more attention to details to be
A student once related that well into dating a young woman, he wanted to decide on whether or not to propose. It was not an easy decision and was hoping that they would experience hashgacha that they were destined to marry one another. The Talmud (Sotah 2a) states that there is a Heavenly voice that... Read more »
For over three millennia, Jewish leaders have handed the principles of teaching down from one to the next. Perhaps the knowledge was transmitted in a small village or a well-known yeshiva in the big city. Maybe student and teacher discussed marriage, ethics, holidays or social responsibility. Possibly the instruction involved
Tucson sent a 21-foot cactus to Jeff Bezos. Birmingham, Alabama, installed giant delivery boxes around town. And Stonecrest, Georgia, offered to rename itself Amazon. When you’re gunning to be the home of Amazon’s second headquarters, you “need something to set yourself apart,” said Nathan Bomey at USA Today. After the e-commerce giant announced in September that it was... Read more »
Gemara Academy is a program that is meant to be used by teachers and/or students for teaching and learning gemara. Gemara Academy utilizes technology to visually engage students with flowcharts, animations, and quizzes that transform the classroom. Instead of competing for a student’s attention, Gemara Academy takes advantage of technology to bring the gemara text to life.