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If your child is not happy at school, there's no reason to give up. "You are never stuck. And neither is your child," says Educational Life Coach Danit Schusterman of Crown Heights who can navigate the way forward. Full Story

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Where were you
April 8, 2021 12:19 am

All these years…

don't let the schools off so fast please
April 8, 2021 2:21 am

Something has to be said when there are many mainstreams schools around the country that seem to be able to help all feel welcome and provide real and professional and caring support for most all children, while some schools seem to excel in not.

Disagree
April 8, 2021 9:47 am

If your child doesn’t want to go away from home and he doesn’t fit in the two mainstream yeshivas in ch then you’re kinda stuck

First of all...
Reply to  Disagree
April 8, 2021 4:25 pm

…that’s flat-out incorrect, because there are others, such as Darchai Menachem.

Second, don’t just assume right away that he “doesn’t fit.” Be a parent, and work to find out what’s preventing the fit. Is it something that truly requires a change of schools, or is it for example a particular teacher, a particular classmate, etc.?

Happy children in school
April 8, 2021 9:57 am

This is so needed thank you for making this service available.

Not every child should go to a mainstream school
April 8, 2021 4:50 pm

If you feel your child may need a little more attention and help from the standard child, then please look into a smaller school to get the best care

"Mainstream Schools in Crown Heights"
April 8, 2021 10:19 pm

Crown Heights is made up of an incredibly diverse community (which is great). Why do people (parents) expect that the vast majority of kids from such a hugely diverse community, will just simply and easily fit in to one of these two schools? You can definitely send your kids there but understand that in such a large school, with 25 kids in a class, your child will not necessarily be (fully) catered to on every level. If you feel it is not working for your child, instead of blaming the teacher and the school, ask yourself, is your child cut… Read more »

agree
Reply to  "Mainstream Schools in Crown Heights"
April 8, 2021 11:52 pm

yes yes yes!!

Sparks HS in CH
April 8, 2021 10:32 pm

Is an excellent small HS for girls

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