We kicked off another amazing year of learning last night with Mishmar Madness! More than 130 talmidim participated in this incredible event, which included chaburahs with YU talmidim, meaningful shiurim with our rebbeim to prepare us for Yom Kippur, an inspirational kumzits, and of course, a delicious Carlos & Gabby’s dinner.
Our Associate Principal Rabbi Shimon Schenker presented a workshop at last week’s inaugural YHShare Conference for Yeshiva High School Limmudei Kodesh Teachers. Rabbi Schenker’s workshop,Teaching Gemara to Struggling Learners, discussed how to personalize the study Gemara for students with different learning styles. Visit https://bit.ly/2K3NApR to listen to the audio recording.
More than 400 talmidim, rebbeim, parents, and friends joined MTA on Wednesday, June 6th, for its Yeshiva-Wide Seudas Preidah and Siyum, celebrating the Torah learning accomplishments of all talmidim and the culmination of its inaugural Scholarship Campaign, honoring Rabbi Hyman Arbesfeld (’49). The program was sponsored by MTA alumni Eytan (’06), Noam (’08), and Ezra […]
Talmidim in Rabbi Schenker’s Sophomore shiur have been learning the sefer Mesillas Yesharim, which teaches them how to maximize their time in this world and to be the best ovdei Hashem possible. Their lively shiur discussions of the sefer have sparked many questions surrounding Judaism in general and the concept of emunah. To help talmidim further explore these […]
The Julius Wrubel Beis Medrash Katan program provides qualified MTA Seniors with an exceptionally intensive learning experience, thereby transitioning them into the world of Beis Medrash learning in which they will continue to thrive in Eretz Yisrael, at Yeshiva University, and other mekomos ha-Torah thereafter. Talmidim are exposed to the very best of the traditional […]
Grow Like A Lion, a new grade-wide initiative for Sophomores, encourages talmidim to develop their emunah and recognize Hashem as our Creator. To help students continue to build emunah over Pesach, the world famous Rabbi Mordechai Becher Shli”ta spoke to the 10th Grade this morning about living our life with Emunah and being consistent in our […]
Talmidim in Rabbi Danto’s Freshman shiur at MTA have voluntarily taken it upon themselves to not only be mesayem the entire maseches Taanis, but to also do chazara on each daf at least 4 times, and some up to 6 or 7 times! As part of this program, the shiur was recently invited to participate […]
More than 70 talmidim participated in Mishmar Madness at MTA! A supersized version of Mishmar designed to enhance the learning experience for students, the program featured Chaburahs with Yeshiva University talmidim, rotating shiurim with MTA rebbeim, a delicious Carlos and Gabbys dinner, and a shiur with Associate Principal Rabbi Shimon Schenker on V’ahavta L’reacha Kamocha—The […]
By: Shua Pariser (‘20) More than 500 students across the country participated in the National Chidon Ha’Tanach this year. Included among them are MTA Sophomores Shua Pariser and DJ Wartelsky and Junior Micho’el Shloush, who will all advance to the National Finals. In order to achieve this accomplishment, the talmidim studied the entire Sefer Bereishis, […]
This week’s snow days did not stop our talmidim from learning. Rebbeim held shiurim via video chat and teleconference, with talmidim participating across the tri-state area, and even from Poland! Click here and here to listen to the audio recordings from Rav Tanchum Cohen’s snow day shiurim.