We’re especially excited to welcome our new Director of the Ethical Education Program for Children! Sabine Salandy has a background in education, communications, and government. She holds a B.A. from Hunter College and an M.S. from the New School for Social Research. Sabine comes to us from the Ethical Culture Society of Bergen County, where […]
Our Ethical Education class recently took a field trip to South Salem to meet some beautiful wolves and learn about the work of the sanctuary!
We are all gearing up for the big Climate Change March on Sept 21! While the grown ups sat around talking, the Junior Ethics Class hit the ground running by making an awesome environmental poster. I didn’t ask, but I bet it was on recycled paper!
Congratulations to all on completing another year in Junior & Senior Ethics! Here, the Senior Ethics class take to the platform. We watched the Nepal Chapter of the film, ‘Girl Rising’ which the older kids have been studying. It prompted a discussion which ran and ran!
Recently, The Sunday School took two field trips. The first was a trip to the UN. Our Sunday school joined several other Sunday Schools in the region were we attended a lecture on NGOs (non-governmental organizations). Then we all had a rare opportunity to go deep into the halls and lecture rooms where world issues are […]
Senior Ethics Lilly Schulz, Sunday School Director This past winter, the Senior Ethics class visited The Coachman, a family shelter in White Plains. The Sunday School students helped the children living at the shelter make dream catchers. They used twigs, yarn, feathers, beads and plastic jewels to make their artistic creations. Afterwards, they shared snacks […]
The New York Society for Ethical Culture hosted a regional meeting for people interested in ethical education for children, and several ECSW members were in attendance. The meeting included a presentation by our new National Director for Ethical Education, Dale McGowan, who spoke about a number of ideas and trends in ethical education that will […]
Interested in joining a Sunday School Committee. A committee is being formed with the purpose of discussing all things Sunday School-related i.e., field trips, fundraising, curriculum,
We have some sweet kids.
On Sunday, March 17, the Senior Ethics Group visited the Westhab Family Shelter, otherwise known as The Coachman. The visit went very well. The children painted birdhouses and picture frames together and then