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Teaching the Teachers

Hebrew School Project (HSP) teachers are a special group of people. Some of them teach during the day in our Early Childhood Center. Some of them go to college at Hunter or Barnard. Some of them are painters and musicians…

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What Goes on over the Summer in a Dynamic Nonprofit Organization?

What goes on over the summer in a dynamic nonprofit organization? We have wondered that, too.  We are volunteers at a bustling downtown Jewish organization, Jewish Community Project Downtown (JCP).  Many of us have significant time off over the summer…

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5 Real-life Skills Your Child Will Learn in Hebrew School

JCP’s Hebrew School Project activates a child’s love to draw, sing, play, pretend, imagine, create, problem solve, and share while learning about Judaism and developing their own sense of Jewish identity. We also instill in them valuable life skills that will help…

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