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May 6, 2018 MUS Division Newsletter

What’s Happening: Community Events

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Upcoming Community Events: American Technion Society and SDJA present Professor Noam Ziv __________________________  

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Lions Ambassadors

Do you want to play an important role in the SDJA community? The Lions Ambassadors is a group of select students who represent SDJA is a variety of events both on campus and off. Admissions events, San Diego Jewish Community Events and welcoming new students to our community are just a few of the opportunities […]

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Criticism – “The Ability to Analyze Information and Ideas and to Form Reasoned Arguments and Judgments,” Sir Ken Robinson, Ph.D.

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In his book Creative Schools, The Grassroots Revolution That’s Transforming Education, Sir Ken Robinson, Ph.D. posits: The ability to think clearly, consider arguments logically, and weigh evidence is one of the hallmarks of human intelligence. In the vernacular of independent school education this practice is referred to as critical thinking. In this technology supported world, […]

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Senior Class Tikkun Olam Project in Israel

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The Senior Trip to Poland and Israel is the culminating educational experience of an SDJA student. While most of the emphasis of the trip in grounded in the experiential learning aspect of the senior seminar course – The History of Modern Israel and the Holocaust, our seniors also engage in very meaningful activities like building […]

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LionsScience

As part of the science experience at SDJA, MUS students have been working on LionScience projects all year long. LionScience is modeled after Google’s 20% time program, where Google engineers spend one day each week working on a project that interests them and is not their actual job. At SDJA, science teachers allocate a small […]

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