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NYC Public Schools to Close for Muslim Holidays

Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Fitr added to school district calendars

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MD Public Schools Reconsider Religious Holidays

Schools will still close for holidays, but school calendars won’t name them

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Milwaukee Jewish Federation Objects to High School Sukkah

The group pushed for student sukkah to be built off-campus this year. Why?

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The Man Behind the Music at WQXR

Graham Parker on soulful Jewish music and getting instruments into schools

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Rampant Anti-Semitism at N.Y. Public School

Three Jewish families suing Pine Bush Central School District

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Be a Mensch, Save a Public School Library

Children’s book artists donate auction items after school library loses funding

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Schools of Thought: Embodying Racial Harmony in the Classroom

On Martin Luther King Day, remembering the advantages of a public-school—rather than day-school—education

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My Forbidden Orthodox Love

I fell for the girl in the FBI T-shirt the first time I saw her. But she was religious, and I wasn’t.

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Standard and Poor

Standardized testing has destroyed public education. It’s the responsibility of us Jews, who benefited more than anyone from the system, to fix it.

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Christmas Without Jesus?

Not if California ballot measure makes it on the ballot

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Dyspeptic Academic

The stomach churning persistence of the Jewish day school experience

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