Media Coverage

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 March 2017

The Forward ‘Diverse Charter School’ Is Not An Oxymoron

RUSA Radio HLA 2 Opening and School Model Discussion

January 2017

Washington Jewish Week Schools use immersion and experiential learning to teach foreign languages

The Times of Israel  The halls are alive with the sound of Hebrew

The Forward  House, check. Shul, check. Now Jared and Ivanka hunt for a school.

Jewish United Fund  Say ‘shalom’ to Hebrew in public schools

World Religion News  Hebrew charter school network receives $4.9m grant

December 2016

NY Post Meet the newest charter school innovations

November 2016

NY Jewish Week New chapter for the chronicler of Jewish Harlem

Bensonhurst Bean New Hebrew language school coming to southern Brooklyn in 2017

Jeducation World  Hebrew Public approved for second school in Brooklyn

LIIF Public Charter Schools as Partners in Tackling Segregation

October 2016

Market Wire Kavod Elementary School awarded $5,000 Barona education grant to purchase books, mathematics materials and literacy learning centers

The Times of Isreal Harlem’s new Jewish renaissance

Forward  $5 Million federal aid for New York Hebrew charter schools

JTA  NY Hebrew charter school network awarded $4.9M federal grant

Reddit Hebrew Public receives $4.91m federal grant

Cause Hub  Hebrew Public receives $4.91m federal grant

E-Jewish Philanthropy Hebrew Public receives $4.91m federal grant

Chaulkbeat  Hebrew Public receives $4.91m federal grant

JP Updates NY Hebrew charter school network receives $4.9M federal grant

The Times of Israel NY Hebrew charter school network awarded $4.9m federal grant

August 2016

Politico De Blasio promises ‘bigger vision’ on school integration, eventually

July 2016

New Jersey Jewish News EBJC school revamped for ‘new generation’

June 2016

E-Jewish Philanthropy School solutions for Jewish children with disabilities

Times of Israel School solutions for Jewish children with disabilities

New York Jewish Week Two school solutions for Jewish children with disabilities

May 2016

East Brunswick Sentinel News East Brunswick school board gives insight into 2016 budget

April 2016

San Diego Jewish Journal Israel Fest is back

Greater Media Newspapers Manalapan-Englishtown board joins appeal vs. charter school

March 2016

New York YIMBY Revealed: Six-story expansion of Harlem Hebrew Language Academy

The Algemeiner Jewish 100, 2015:  Sara Berman – Philanthropy

The Sentinel, New Jersey East Brunswick Board of Ed reviews tentative budget

TAPinto.net Careful navigation needed: PARCC testing is the tip of the iceberg

February 2016

NJ Spotlight State approves only three new charter schools, gives OK to 16 expansions

News Transcript; New Jersey Sentinel Hatikvah International Academy Charter School is high-performing elementary and middle school

The New Jersey Sentinel Monroe board opposes charter school expansion

Geos News Hatikvah International Academy Charter School is high-performing elementary and middle school

Newstral.com Hatikvah International Academy Charter School is high-performing elementary and middle school

January 2016

The Seventy Four Learning to laugh in Hebrew: How two schools used an ancient language to achieve integration

Chabad Lubavitch World HQ / News Kivun: A new model for Jewish charter school children

E-Jewish Philanthropy Teaching Hebrew in America: A Zionist approach

December 2015

New York Times Letters

New Jersey Sentinel East Brunswick board opposes charter expansion

Jewish Journal of Los Angeles Many Jewish day schools closed in response…

Jerusalem Post No holds barred:  Michael Steinhardt at 75

November 2015

Coin Week Masterpieces of Greek coinage at Numismatica Genevensis

October 2015

Atlanta Jewish Times Hebrew charter school sought in Atlanta

E-Jewish Philanthropy Israeli? Israeli-American? American? Why speaking Hebrew matters

Times of Israel – Israeli? Israeli-American? American? Why speaking Hebrew matters

Jerusalem Post – Hebrew education – In Harlem

August 2015

Forward – Charter school bounces back to earn good marks

JTA Brooklyn academy ranks 27th among 150 NYC charter schools

The Forward Magazine In an education reform battlefield, Hebrew charters are at the forefront

The Daily News  Letters to the Editor, Re: Diversity

Washington Jewish Week Hebrew charter school adds grade; expands STEM program

July 2015

DNA Info. New York UWS has one of city’s highest percentages of charter school students 

Politico Magazine ‘You’re not going to give up’

San Diego Jewish World A boy and his friends at Comic-Con

Daily Camera, Boulder, Colo. Boulder Valley parents gathering support for Hebrew charter school 

Washington Post Lamond Riggs is in transition again

June 2015

Jewish Journal, San Diego Hebrew spoken by a rainbow of Young L.A. voices

New Jersey Sentinel Technology, facilities needs drive Milton school tax hike

May 2015

New York Post NY rejects all applications for new charter schools

Crain’s New York Business, Executive Moves

MyCentralJersey.com, Highland Park BOE challenges charter school expansion

NJ.com, Highland Park challenging charter expansion – and its obligation to pay

April 2015

Israeli Week, Los Angeles, Israel’s Independence Day at Lashon

San Diego Jewish World, Modest San Diego event salutes Israel

Sentinel, New Jersey There is plenty for children to do, see and learn in the area 

News Transcript, NJ There is plenty for children to do, see and learn in the area 

Channel 10 News, Israel Feature on Sela Elementary, Washington, DC

March 2015

Arizona Jewish News Brooklyn Hebrew charter school reauthorized, adding middle school

JTA Brooklyn Hebrew charter school reauthorized, adding middle school

New Jersey Jewish News Shul offers next stage in Jewish learning

February 2015

Edison Sentinel Area schools and camps have so much to offer  

St. Louis Jewish Light Hebrew charter schools and Israeli political corruption?

JTA Hebrew charter schools and Israeli political corruption?

L’Chiam Magazine Kavod Elementary: A world-class education

January 2015

Forward Hebrew charter school set to open in Minneapolis

JTA Hebrew charter school to open in Minneapolis-St. Paul

Minneapolis Star-Tribune New Hopkins charter school to offer Classical instruction and Hebrew

October 2014

New York Times Letters: Promoting school diversity

Washington Post Bilingual education:  What’s available in Washington-area elementary schools?

Israeli Television, Channel 2  Harlem Hebrew 

(Note, one correction for this story:  the school does indeed have Jewish children as well those from many other religious/cultural backgrounds).

September 2014

Brooklyn Daily Eagle Chess NYC to open program at Hebrew Language Academy

Washington Jewish Week Local kids get with ‘STEM’

Washington Jewish Week Hebrew charter school starts year with new head

August 2014

Jewish Journal of Greater LA Latino population welcomes Hebrew-language charter school in L.A.

Shavua Israeli Observances of Lashon Academy from a parent

June 2014

Huffington Post Our schools truly can be racially diverse

May 2014

E-Jewish Philanthropy  Hebrew Charter School Center continues to grow

March 2014

Forward  ‘Aladdin’ with a Jewish twist

February 2014

JTA  In Hebrew immersion day camps, summer fun augmented with learning

Jewish News (AZ) In Hebrew-immersion day camps, summer fun augmented with learning

January 2014

Jewish Week  Civil rights lawyer tapped to promote Hebrew charter schools

Jewish Week  Jon Rosenberg’s letter in response

New Jersey Jewish News  Our schools are not Jewish or religious

2013

Haaretz Hebrew charter schools are expanding: Popular, but at what price?

Washington City Paper At Sela Public Charter School, the newest idea in D.C. education—Hebrew—is three millennia old.