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The Shifting Landscape: Merging and Sunsetting Schools - Shared screen with speaker view
Maccabee Avishur
02:26
Rachel, it’s your end
Stefanie Butt
10:43
Hi Maccabee, I can see you.
Zivya Feifel
16:27
Hi! I'm Zivya from Chicago and I work with 15 Day Schools.
Julie Fortune
16:40
Hi everyone, my name is Julie and I work at Akiva School in Nashville TN. We are the only Jewish Day School in middle TN
Debra Shaffer Seeman
16:49
Debra Shaffer Seeman here as a partner from Prizmah: Center for Jewish Day Schools.
Michael Miloff
17:13
Michael Miloff - from Toronto - work with day schools and federations - glad to be here
Rachel Nelson
17:17
Rachel Nelson, I am the Director of Educational Initiatives at the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland
Joy Goldstein
17:26
Hi Everyone. I'm Joy Goldstein, associate VP for planning and research at JFNA.
Lauren Morris
17:39
Lauren from Northern NJ Federation. I would say ours is a growing day school community.
Roxanne Cohen
18:04
Roxanne Cohen, sr. program officer, Jewish Community Federation and Endowment FUnd, San Francisco
Stefanie Butt
18:17
Hi I'm Stefanie Butt, Community Planner in Montreal. I work with Day Schools with regards to Tuition Assistance
Rachel Shtern
23:25
Welcome everyone! thanks for sharing on the chat box!
Debra Shaffer Seeman
27:04
Alex Pomson: Three big issues to keep in mind ... 1) Governance - practices at school and communal level. What to produces and how do we address less than ideal practices; 2) Community Economics/Political Economy: To what extent do we see our Jewish communities as managed economies and to what extent do we see them as free markets? 3) What is the purpose of Federation in this particular context?
Rachel Shtern
28:11
https://cdn.fedweb.org/fed-42/2/Case%2520Study%2520-%2520Big%2520City%2520Federation%2520Taken%2520to%2520the%2520Limit.pdf
Stefanie Butt
29:51
sorry have to step out to deal with an urgent matter. will hopefully be able to join back shortly
Rachel Shtern
01:21:06
Sorry! no way to fix but we'll send out the slides!
Joy Goldstein
01:37:21
Are there any data / evidence on retention post-merger? For example, when the merged entity is further for a part of the community?
Maccabee Avishur, Prizmah: CJDS
01:37:40
Great question, Joy.
Maccabee Avishur, Prizmah: CJDS
01:38:11
For some schools, they have historical data which demonstrates stable or growing enrollment while others continue to show shrinking enrollment.
Joy Goldstein
01:42:39
Thank you so much for this great presentation. I'm sorry to have to sign off. I have a meeting at 4:30.
Joy Goldstein
01:42:53
Kudos to the presenters and to Rachel!
Barbara Hirsh
01:43:35
this was excellent. thanks to all
Maccabee Avishur, Prizmah: CJDS
01:43:58
If you have questions or follow up, please be in touch