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Dean's Letter Vayishlach

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Dear Parents,

“And Yaakov remained alone, and a man wrestled with him until the break of dawn. And he saw that he could not defeat him, so he grabbed him in the hollow of his thigh, and he dislocated the hollow of Yaakov’s thigh as he wrestled with him.

“And he said, ‘Let me go, because the dawn has broken.’

“And he said...

Dean's Letter Toldos

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Dear Parents,

THE CHOICE IS YOURS – GOOD LUCK!

“The children struggled within her, and she said, ‘If so, why am I thus?’ And she went to inquire of Hashem.” (Bereishis 25:22)

The children struggled within her: When she passed by the entrances of Torah academies of Shem and Ever, Yaakov would run and...

Dean's Letter Chayei Sarah

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Dear Parents,

The past few months have been challenging for administrators, teachers, students, parents, and our entire community. Government and school regulations are difficult to follow, such as mask wearing at school on a regular basis. Depending on a person’s perspective, the suggested solutions will vary among parents and teachers...

Dean's Letter Vayeira

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Dear Parents,

This week’s parshah is replete with messages of chinuch that we can all learn from and incorporate in our daily parenting and teaching. Rabbi Label Lam illustrates this with a thought and personal story from the parshah.

    “Avrohom! Avrohom!” The repetition of the name expresses dearness! (...