PEJE believes that day schools are essential for fostering an engaged Jewish people for an enduring future. PEJE is dedicated to impacting the day school field by offering knowledge and resources to foster financial sustainability and affordability.
Kol Yisrael: Engaging Your JDS' Human Resources
Day school sustainability is about more than survival. It’s about maintaining a diverse, vibrant, dynamic, healthy, growing school community. The best way to achieve day school sustainability is by ensuring that we’re fully engaging our human resources. What does it look like to engage--fully engage--your human resources? Here’s a case study.
All the Rest Is Commentary: Getting Schooled by a Day Schooler
PEJE's social media manager, Ken Gordon, went to edJEWcon--a superb 21st century learning conference--and learned a valuable lesson about blog commentary. From a fifth grader. Read more.
Jewish Ed Tech Macher Says Tech Is Not–NOT–the Answer to Affordability
"No amount of artificial intelligence or blended learning or Smart-this or i-that is going to be able to replace the pedagogical benefits of a highly trained educator who can help students gain and apply knowledge (Judaic or otherwise) to help them make sense of the world in which they live," writes Russel Neiss in a guest post on the PEJE Blog. "Trying to harness technology to supplant these professionals in search of some perceived vast savings that has yet to be realized is a fool’s errand."
"According to His Way": Blended Learning