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The Educators’ Educator

Gittel Chany Rosengarten

Teaching is a fine art. It requires using one’s knowledge and life skills to enhance the development of each student individually and the class as a whole. Meet a true teaching artist who gives of her talents to help other educators maximize theirs.

 

Turning Tides: The Quiet Captain

As told to Leah Gebber

Tatty was 54 when a lightning bolt of pain struck his chest, radiated out to his shoulder and arm, and snatched his life away. I was 26 and furious.

 

Is Your Refrigerator Running?

Malkie Schulman

Dishwasher on the fritz again? Can’t seem to keep your carpets clean? A range of professionals and experienced homemakers are happy to share their secrets. We’ve culled the best of their tips — from practical to zany — to help you extend the life of your appliances, clothing, and more.

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Fallen Idols
Rabbi Moshe Grylak Even the best of values can become idolatry
Declaring Bankruptcy
Yonoson Rosenblum The implosion of the Conservative movement
Something from Nothing
Eytan Kobre Israel should go for a bigger win than baseball
The Business Trip
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger Sometimes business trips aren’t strictly business
Death and Taxes
Jacob L. Freedman Aliyah ups, downs, and all-arounds
Perspective Shift
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Single, female, Orthodox, adult: not an oxymoron
Mission with Ambition
Faigy Peritzman The way you see her is what she will become
Drop the Nagging
Sarah Chana Radcliffe You can gain cooperation, but not by nagging
Trying Our Patience
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Savlanus isn’t just patience, it’s endurance
Redeeming Factor
Shoshana Itzkowitz “When was the last time we ate a meal behind the dryer?”