Beware: Adult Content (Guest Post)

This post by Shoshona London Sappir appeared on the blog of Michael Sappir, a graduate of the Jerusalem Sudbury School. (Michael writes often on issues of education at

A few years ago my husband and I attended a lecture by linguist Ghil’ad Zuckermann, presenting a provocative theory: the Hebrew we speak today is [...]

From The Scientific American 150 Years Ago

Some things don’t change. In an era of increasing homework, we are buoyed by this this quotation from 1860 reprinted as part of The Scientific American’s 50/100/150 feature:

Against Homework “A child who has been boxed up six hours in school might spend the next four hours in study, but it is impossible to [...]

Pictures From Halloween 2010

Here are a whole batch of pictures from our Halloween party. Current students, alumni, and staff are represented. Enjoy!