An Eternal Concept: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

the best way to help young minds develop is sparking their interest with enjoyable materials they can learn from. sometimes, it is as simple as a song. one artist has stood out on this matter over the past decades. pop singer matisyahu’s melodies have even reached synagogues. i am familiar with one prayer taking onContinue reading “An Eternal Concept: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Mass Shootings: Are We All To Blame? The “Convenient” Truth? A Ten Commandments’ Tale

with two mass shootings close in time, the question “how did we get here?” comes to mind.  one word that is can explain our guilt is the word “convenience.” we all like “convenience.” with the internet, home and business delivery of items has exploded.  i have had employees who have had a single “starbucks” drinkContinue reading “Mass Shootings: Are We All To Blame? The “Convenient” Truth? A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Thou Shalt Teach Your Children “Skills” Part I: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

He who does not teach his son a trade teaches him to steal. rabbi yehuda the term “3-d chess” became popular the star trek television series. the brightest and most logical, mr. spock was a game enthusiast. “three-dimensional chess” is used colloquially to describe complex, dynamic systems with many competing entities and interests, including politics,Continue reading “Thou Shalt Teach Your Children “Skills” Part I: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Educational Betrayal Is Now Academic: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

to the rocklin unified school district and the whitney high school principal, the following is your test question: an insulting quiz question with no educational or academic value: (a) compromises students’ academic careers (b) diminishes students’ views as teachers being credible authority figures (c) diminishes students’ views of the school district as being an educationalContinue reading “Educational Betrayal Is Now Academic: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A Steal that Was Slam Dunked: A Tale of Petty Theft That Led to An International Incident: A Cautionary Tale, a Tale of Second Chances, and the Need for Educators to Embrace the Wisdom of the Bible

for a time is was u-c-l-a steal! steal! steal! instead of the traditional cheer u-c-l-a fight! fight! fight! it was a petty theft. it was a stain to one of the greatest college basketball programs in history, it was an embarrassment to one of the most esteemed universities in the world, it was an embarrassmentContinue reading “A Steal that Was Slam Dunked: A Tale of Petty Theft That Led to An International Incident: A Cautionary Tale, a Tale of Second Chances, and the Need for Educators to Embrace the Wisdom of the Bible”