The value of math

The value of math

Math is a priority at Akiva because it is important for our students to develop mathematical skill and reasoning that will benefit them throughout their lives.  Over the past years, we have introduced new methodologies and techniques in the teaching of math. We now...

Passover

The festival of Passover is all about relationships. On Passover the Israelites ended their oppressive relationship with the Egyptians and entered into a new relationship with God. In a few days, Jews around the world will sit down to sedarim with family and friends,...

Following the Moon

Since the dawn of humanity, most nations have lived their lives by the sun.  Ancient peoples turned the sun into a god; they looked to the most powerful body in the sky—the source of light, warmth, and life itself—and worshipped it as a deity.  Apollo, Athena, and...