Community Connections

Shira Lev is the Education Outreach Coordinator at UJA's Koschitzky Centre for Jewish Education. She help families connect with their next Jewish educational experience. Here, Shira shares her insights about making Jewish connections.

Tackling the Tree

The other day my daughter came home from school with a new piece of artwork, a Christmas Tree. She attends an aftercare program at her Public School and that day, they had read a Christmas-themed book. They also participated in Christmas-themed crafts. She had taken a lot of time to complete…

Why Supplementary School?

I remember the first time I thought about sending my daughter to a Supplementary School. Thoughts kept running through my mind – but she’s so young, she’s only going into JK, and how will she be able to adjust to a full day of school plus more on the weekend. But, as my mind become cle…