Pelcovitz and Leading Orthodox Rabbis Line Up Behind Sex Offender Evan Zauder (From the archives- 3/31/14) — FRUM FOLLIES by Yerachmiel Lopin

Update (9/20/19) Dr. David Pelcovitz spoke to SAR parents in the aftermath of the arrest of their teacher, Rabbi Jonathan Skolnick, for child porn production involving a student. He is scheduled to speak at other schools. That is a terrible choice. Parents, after you read this post, please contact your school’s administrators and urge them not […]

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“The Perfect Storm [Disaster] of Education Reform” — Diane Ravitch’s blog

This is an excellent article about “The Perfect Storm of Education Reform” by three scholars: Sheryl J. Croft, Mari Ann Whitehouse, and Vera Stenhouse. It begins like this: No Child left behind (NCLB), Race to the Top (rt3), and now Common Core embody over a decade of federal and state education reform purport- edly designed […]

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Firefighters Battled Fires In Lifta Fire, Near Entrance To Yerushalayim [VIDEOS & PHOTOS] — Yeshiva World News

More than seven fire units were working multiple blazes in the Lifta area of the Jerusalem corridor. There was a serious concern that due to the current condition, the fire may continue moving towards the entrance to Jerusalem. Read more on Yeshiva World News

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