Greeting Others

Greeting Others

Join the conversation! We would love to hear your wisdom and your voices.These are supplemental questions to continue the conversation started in Pirkei Imahot. This time the question is from our study of Pirkei Avot 3:16 (found on page 52 of Pirkei Imahot).

Greet every person with a cheerful manner.

In what ways do you greet others?… Read the rest

Acquiring Torah

Acquiring Torah

Join the conversation! We would love to hear your wisdom and your voices.These are supplemental questions to continue the conversation started in Pirkei Imahot. This time the question is from our study of Pirkei Avot 2:8 (on page 34 of our book).

More Torah, more life.

What can you do to acquire Torah?… Read the rest

Setting Priorities

setting-priorities

Join the conversation! We would love to hear your wisdom and your voices. We have supplemental questions to continue the conversation started in Pirkei Imahot. The first question is from our study of Pirkei Avot 2:20 (on page 42 of our book).

How can you prioritize your time when “the day is short [and] the task is great”?… Read the rest

Writing Prompt: Teaching Young Children

Teaching Young Children

It is education which shapes the mind. As the twig is bent, so’s the tree inclined. -Alexander Pope

Young children learn in three ways: they learn by modeling behavior, by things we tell them, and by repetition. Whether they are our children, our students, our young relatives and friends, it is our job to show them the way. What are the frequent expressions you use to do so?

Share your wisdom on teaching young children.Read the rest