For 21 years The Toronto Heschel School has grounded its social justice education in the teachings of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. This year, we launched the Social Justice Prize for Teaching Excellence, to celebrate the ways in which schools bring social justice into the classroom.
Being open to new experiences, solving problems, and exercising our imagination are all ways of thinking flexibly that we teach our children at The Toronto Heschel School. Nowhere is this more evident than in our Poetry curriculum which culminated today with our school-wide Poetry Fes
One cold November morning, Johnny, a Senior Kindergarten student at The Toronto Heschel School, was getting dressed when he turned to his mother and asked her: “What does an author wear to a publishing party where he will read his story?” At dinner that very same night, another young
Sir Ken Robinson asserts that as a society we are no longer certain what our children will need to know to be successful in the future. Robinson is an internationally recognized leader in education, creativity, and innovation who works with government, business, and educational leader