Jewish words, phrases, and language

April 14, 2022

“Mazal Tov," “Kol haKavod,” “Shabbat Shalom,” “Todah Rabbah,” “Bubbe and Zayde,” “Nosh, Shlep, Oy Vey.” Are there Hebrew/Yiddish/”Jewish” words and phrases that are thrown around at your school without being defined? Do you sometimes feel lost when the conversation gets peppered with these expressions? You’re not alone! Come and learn what all these words mean and where they come from and how to use them with confidence with your colleagues and the children and families in your school.



  • Early Childhood
  • Family Engagement