Trust me, your teenagers will make mistakes – it’s how parents respond that’s important

One of the greatest joys of working with teenagers is that you can never predict what they are going to do next. It is a time of great uncertainty and unpredictability for them, their parents and their teachers. In fact, after having worked with teenagers for over three decades now, the only thing that I … Continue reading Trust me, your teenagers will make mistakes – it’s how parents respond that’s important

Choosing their future heritage by learning from the past and their present 

The past week of academic activity in Year 6 could be considered the culmination of seven years of schooling at Moriah College Primary School.  A prioritised goal of Moriah College is to develop an intense sense of belonging in students which is inextricably linked with a clear, deep sense of their personal Jewish identity. During … Continue reading Choosing their future heritage by learning from the past and their present