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  • Mother Love

    By Annie Korzen

    August 29, 2011 | 3:07 pm

    Journal Mother Love 8/29/11
    When our son Jonathan was a teenager, we made it clear that he was expected to get a summer job.  He tried hard but couldn’t find anything, so I asked my architect friend Charles to give Jonathan some office work.  We made a deal that I would pay...

  • Key rule for teachers: Never, ever turn your back on a 6-year-old

    By Mona Riss

    February 28, 2008 | 5:00 pm

    Two years ago, my father came to watch me in action in my first-grade classroom at Emek Hebrew Academy Teichman Family Torah Center. After two hours, he turned to me and said, "I don't know how you do what you do!"

    And the little voice inside my head said, "There are days I'm not...