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Student/Parent Evening of Learning

This past Wednesday, under the careful leadership of Mr. Marc Silberstein and Mrs. Andrea Wiese, students from the Rabbinics I classes led their parents in an evening of collaborative learning. With specially created sourcesheets on important Jewish ideas and values, students and parents delved into topics ranging from bearing a grudge, to putting a stumbling […]

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STEM at FJA: An Exciting New Era

The world of the 21st century is markedly different from that of the past. Our students are entering a society and workforce that has experienced tremendous change in the past few decades. Today’s graduates need the ability to think critically, make judgments, and solve complex, multidisciplinary, and open-ended problems. Students need creativity and entrepreneurial thinking […]

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Innovative Changes Will Transform FJA Education

FJA to Add STEM Program, Digital Laboratories, and Expanded Jewish Studies Courses   I am thrilled to announce a number of new and exciting educational initiatives that will transform Frankel Jewish Academy teaching and learning.  Funded by a generous grant from the William Davidson Foundation, we will provide our students with an educational experience that […]

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Isaac Reed Helps His Robotics Team Reach State Finals

Isaac Reed is a standout in many ways. The 6-4″ junior makes his presence known wherever he is, whether in athletics or in the classroom, but his participation on a unique First Michigan “team” event is raising his profile even higher. Isaac is a member of The Riviters 1481 in the First Robotics Competition, helping […]

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