Climbing to the Summit

The first few months of the year were dedicated to setting up ‘base camp’ (i.e. onboarding students, establishing norms, orienting parents to the platform, etc.). Since then, we have experienced some great successes; many of the fifth and sixth graders...

Why Is This Year Different From All Other Years?

What does it feel like to teach in the first year of an educationally progressive Yeshiva Middle School that is trying to change the face of Jewish Education?  What is different about teaching in a multiage, competency-based, personalized classroom rather than a...

A Journey Towards Independence

The 2017-2018 school year has been a groundbreaking experience for our students, teachers and parents. Not only did we launch our middle school at Yeshivat He’Atid, we introduced the Summit Platform to our fifth and sixth grade students. The Summit Platform was...