Month: December 2019

Practicing Civic Skills

The Civic Spirit Student Delegates have begun identifying civic-related issues in their schools and taking the first steps to develop projects that address these themes. This process allows them to practice urgent skills of BRAINSTORMING and PROBLEM-SOLVING, which are needed to maintain a thriving, productive self-governing democracy. Their first step was to use the “How …

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TALIA TALKS: Ideas Worth Spreading

On Tuesday, November 26, Yeshiva High School for Girls / Central hosted its first ever “Talia Talks”. Three students and three faculty members were selected to share personal narratives about immigrating to this great nation. These speakers shared what America has represented to their families and to the national fabric in shaping their individual stories …

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