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Book Smarts

C. Rosenberg

Why would someone write or publish a textbook? How long does it take? Do textbooks ever become obsolete?

 

That’s Old School

Miriam Bloch

We interviewed adults about their school memories and regrets, the things they wish they’d known, and what they’d do differently if they could go back to school

 

Jr. Tales: Conversation Piece

Rachel Stein

Yikes! Dovid felt the blood drain from his cheeks, and his breath came in short gasps. They’re talking about me in there!

 

Nonny Bear Finds a Friend

Yael Mermelstein

I made a mental note to yell at Benny later. None of his dumb advice was working. I’d never be able to make a good friend!

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 37

Bracha Rosman

Her grip tightened on Idy. “He’s here, Idy. Here.” She pulled Idy up and to the door, then yanked it open

 

Chocolate Bars, Puppies, and Paper Clips

Rochel Burstyn

The world’s wackiest school supplies



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance