SINAI Schools, a special-education yeshiva day school that runs its programs inside existing day and yeshiva high schools, shatters stereotypes about children with disabilities. Students weighed down by profound learning challenges have become glowing, inspired, college-bound students.
By Elizabeth Kratz of The Jewish Link BWC on Feb 9, 2018
By Joanne Palmer for the Jewish Standard on Feb 2, 2018
Yaakov Guttman’s life has been about putting out fires, both metaphorically and literally.
By Elizabeth Kratz for the Jewish Link on Feb 1, 2018
Bergenfield’s Yaakov Guttman, 34, after a year at Yeshivat Lev HaTorah for his gap year, opted to stay in Israel and entered the IDF as a lone soldier, with limited Hebrew skills. He did well, working his way up to serving as a sniper commander in Jenin, Shechem and Ramallah.
By We Are Moving Stories on Feb 1, 2018
Erie International Film Festival - Jacob’s Footprints
By Sam Fishman on Dec 19, 2017
When I was a younger man, and the father of a small child with special needs, I found that there were certain prayers that I said with more “kavanah” – deeper intention and feeling.