JNTP advances student learning and teacher effectiveness.

Jewish New Teacher Project brings New Teacher Center’s proven model of new teacher and novice administrator support into Jewish day schools, dramatically improving new teacher effectiveness, teacher retention and school culture.





of new teachers indicate that having a mentor improves their practice

50 %
of administrators
50 %
of mentors

believe that mentors positively influence teacher practice




students per year have a teacher trained by JNTP

50 %
of administrators
50 %
of new teachers

report that the new teacher’s work with their mentor improves student learning

Whole School



of administrators report that JNTP advances their school's growth in advancing student learning

30 %
of mentors
10 %
of new teachers

take on leadership roles in their schools


Field of Jewish Education

Since 2003, JNTP has worked with:






new teachers






new administrators

(since 2013)

Of all new teachers supported by JNTP-trained mentors from 2014-2019:

60 %

are still in the field of Jewish Education

60 %

are still working in Jewish day schools

50 %

are still at the school they were in when they first participated in JNTP

JNTP is proud to have partnered with the following schools since 2003, elevating the level of instructional excellence throughout the field of Jewish day school education across North America.

New York/New Jersey /Connecticut
Abraham Joshua Heschel Middle School
Ahi Ezer Yeshiva
Ateres Bais Yaakov
Bais Yaakov Machon Ora High School
Bais Yaakov of the Lower East Side
Barkai Yeshiva
Beis Medrash Chovevei Torah
Beis Reuven Kaminetz
Beis Rivka
Beit Rabban
Ben Porat Yosef
Bi-Cultural Day School
Bruriah High School
Carmel Academy
Cheder Chabad of Monsey
Cheder Lubavitch Morristown
Congregation Beth El
DRS (HALB) High School
Frisch School, The
Golda Och Academy Lower School
Golda Och Academy Upper School
Hebrew Academy of Long Beach (HALB) Lower School
Hebrew Academy of Long Beach (HALB) Middle School
Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns & Rockway (HAFTR) Early Childhood
Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns & Rockway (HAFTR) Lower School
Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns & Rockway (HAFTR) Middle School
Hebrew Academy of Nassau County (HANC) – Plainview
Hebrew Academy of Nassau County (HANC) – West Hempstead
Heichal HaTorah
Ilan High School
IVDU: Marilyn David High School
Jewish Foundation School of Staten Island
Jewish Educational Center (JEC) Lower School, The Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy
Lamplighters Yeshiva (closed 2020)
Leffell School Lower School
Leffell School Upper School
Luria Academy
Ma’ayanot High School for Girls
Magen David Yeshivah Elementary School
Magen David Yeshivah Middle School
Magen David Yeshivah High School
Magen Israel Center
Manhattan Day School
Mazel Day School
Moriah School, The Nefesh Academy
Oholei Torah
Ohr Menachem
Orchos Chaim
Politz Day School of Cherry Hill
Prospect Park Yeshiva Elementary School
Queens Gymnasia
Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School
RAMAZ Lower School
RAMAZ Middle School
RAMAZ Upper School
Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey
SAR Academy
SAR High School
Sha’arei Zion Ohel Bracha
Shluchim Online School
Shulamith High School of Long Island
Shulamith School for Girls
Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County
Solomon Schechter of Long Island
Solomon Schechter Regional High School (closed 2007)
Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan Elementary School
Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan Middle School
Solomon Schechter School of Queens
Stella K. Abraham (HALB) High School for Girls
Torah Academy for Girls Elementary School
Torah Academy of Bergen County
United Lubavitch Yeshiva of Crown Street
Westchester Day School
Westchester Hebrew High School
Yavneh Academy
YDE Boys High School
YDE Girls Elementary School
YDE Girls High School
Yeshiva Darchai Menachem
Yeshiva Derech HaTorah
Yeshiva Har Torah
Yeshiva M’kor Boruch
Yeshiva of Flatbush Elementary School
Yeshivah of Flatbush Joel Braverman High School
Yeshiva of Manhattan Beach
Yeshiva Ohr HaChinuch
Yeshiva Shaarei Tzion Boys School
Yeshiva Shaarei Tzion Girls School Yeshiva University High School for Boys Yeshiva University High School for Girls
Yeshivat He’Atid
Yeshivat Noam

Brawerman Elementary School
Briskin Elementary School of TIOH
Emek Hebrew Academy
Heschel Day School
Kadima Day School
Milken Community School
Oakland Hebrew Day School
Ohr Eliyahu
Pressman Academy
Shalhevet High School
Sinai Akiba Academy
Valley Beth Shalom Day School
Wise School
Yavneh Day School, Los Gatos

Denver Academy of Torah
Denver Jewish Day School

Brauser Maimonides Academy
Beth Gordon David Day School
Beth Emet
Greater Miami Hebrew Academy
Hebrew Academy of Margate
Hochberg Preparatory School – Posnack East
Katz Hillel Academy of Boca Raton Kesher
Rabbi Alexander S. Gross Hebrew Academy (RASG)
Rohr Middle School
Kadima Day School
Scheck Hillel Community School, The Temple Beth Am Day School
Torah Academy of Boca Raton
Toras Emes Academy
Yeshiva Elementary School

Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School
Epstein School, The

Akiba Schechter Jewish Day School
Arie Crown Hebrew Day School
Associated Talmud Torahs of Chicago
Bais Yaakov High School of Chicago
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School
Cheder Lubavitch Hebrew Day School
Chicago Jewish Day School
Hillel Torah North Suburban Day School
Ida Crown Jewish Academy
Joan Dachs Bais Yaakov
Lubavitch Girls High School of Chicago
REACH: Resources for Educational Achievement, Collaboration and Health
Rochelle Zell Jewish High School
Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago
Yeshivas Tiferes Tzvi

Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy

Maryland/Washington, DC
Bais Yaakov Baltimore High School
Bais Yaakov Baltimore Middle School
Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School
Bnos Yisroel
Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School
Cheder Chabad of Baltimore
George Washington University Graduate School of Education and Human Development
Kreiger Schechter Day School
Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy Elementary School
Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy Middle School
Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy Upper School
Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School of the Nation’s Capital
Ohr Chadash Academy of Baltimore
Talmudical Academy of Baltimore
Torah School of Greater Washington
Yeshiva of Greater Washington, Girls’ Division
Yeshivas Toras Chaim
Yeshivas Toras Simcha Yeshivat Rambam (closed 2011)

Hebrew at the Center
Maimonides Lower School
Maimonides Upper School
Rashi School, The Torah Academy of Boston

Farber Hebrew Day School – Yeshivat Akiva
Yeshiva Bais Yehudah

Yeshivat Kadimah High School

Adelson Educational Campus

Chaviva High School
Columbus Torah Academy
Fuchs Mizrachi School

Ontario, Canada
Associated Hebrew Schools – Danilak Campus
Associated Hebrew Schools – Posluns Education Centre

Portland Jewish Academy

Hillel Academy of Pittsburgh
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
Kohelet Yeshiva High School
Kohelet Yeshiva Lab School
Kosloff Torah Academy
Perelman Jewish Day School

Rhode Island
Providence Hebrew Day School

Margolin Hebrew Academy: Feinstone Yeshiva of the South

Akiba Academy of Dallas
Torah Day School of Dallas
Yavneh Academy High School

Gesher Jewish Day School
Strelitz International Academy Toras Chaim

Jewish Day School of Metropolitan Seattle

“With full conviction I can say that I would not have stayed in teaching if not for the mentoring I received through JNTP. It established me as a teacher and made me feel at home in the profession.”

Tamar Appel

Associate Principal, Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls

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