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A Day in the Life of Virtual School in America
April 16, 2021

A Day in the Life of Virtual School in America

By Rian Gordon in 2021
The 2020-2021 school year has not been the easiest for anyone. Around the world, students have had to adapt to learning virtually. Many students have yet to go back to their school building since March...
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A Typical Day For Me As An Israeli Teen
April 16, 2021

A Typical Day For Me As An Israeli Teen

By Noa Boguslavsky in 2021
Each day for me starts when I take my dog ​​for a walk. Because of the pandemic I study some days though Zoom and some in school. So, I wake up every morning according to...
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Judaism As Part Of My Daily Life
April 16, 2021

Judaism As Part Of My Daily Life

By Tamir Shaginyan in 2021
Judaism is a big part of my daily life, I celebrate Jewish holidays with my family, and keep the Jewish tradition in our family. For example, I want to talk about my Bar Mitzvah experience....
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AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT — THE WORD ‘YES’ IS KEY
April 1, 2021

AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT — THE WORD ‘YES’ IS KEY

By VOX ATL in 2021
Miriam Raggs and Phoebe Kaplan, Strong Women Fellows, co-authored this article originally published in VOXATL. The word “yes” is a crucial word that needs to be clearly stated before any sort of sexual act. “Yes”...
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HEALTHY BODIES COME IN ALL SHAPES AND SIZES
March 25, 2021

HEALTHY BODIES COME IN ALL SHAPES AND SIZES

By VOX ATL in 2021
Jenna Sailor and Peyton Schwartz, Strong Women Fellows, co-authored this article, originally published in VOXATL. Sara Zoldan, who has taken up the profession of being a health and dating coach, is showing people all over...
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A Gap Year and Its Impact and Influence
March 23, 2021

A Gap Year and Its Impact and Influence

By Nancy Gorod in 2021
As a Jewish educator, I encourage a Gap Year experience to many of the High School teens I work with.  It is an experience that is unparalleled for the growth and development of a young...
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