The "J" Crew Afterschool program in partnership with Sylvan Learning Centers is bringing Lego Robotics to the JCC!!
Expand your child's Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematic (STEM) skills while he/she has fun!... Read More
At the "J" Crew afterschool program, we have decided we wanted to do something for our community. Over the next week, we will be discussing with the kids about community and giving. As in most cultures, in the Jewish tradition, it is a Mitzvah (commandment) to provide for others. At the end of this month, Purim, a Jewish holiday is coming up. During the holiday of Purim, it is a tradition to put together baskets to give to those in need. This is to ensure that everyone has enough food and supplies.... Read More
John Spilsbury, a London engraver and mapmaker, produced the first jigsaw puzzle around 1760 by mounting one of his maps on a sheet of hardwood and cutting around the borders of the countries to create interlocking pieces.... Read More
The National School Boards Association recently released a report comparing the time U.S. students spend in school to the time spent in school in other countries — questioning the trendy notion that our schools would improve if we merely added time to the school day.... Read More