Meet Hebrew Teacher Mark Wiseman
We welcome Moreh Mark to our Hebrew teaching staff this year!
Q: Why did you choose to work at Pardes Jewish Day School?
A: Montreal educators recommended the school to me. The information on the school website looked very impressive.
Q: What motivated you to become a teacher or to work in education?
A: I was very positively impacted by my experience in a Jewish school (K-12) and wanted to gift that experience to others.
Q: What do you enjoy most about teaching or working in education?
A: I enjoy delving into Judaic Studies/Hebrew subject matter a great deal. I love having a role in student learning and the challenge of teaching diverse learners.
Q: What is the most important life lesson you want your students to learn in your class(es)?
A: What we do matters. If we all agree to look after each other, there will be many people watching over each of us.
Q: How do you keep current with the subject areas you cover?
A: I attend teacher training courses and I listen carefully to the advice of peers.
Q: What was your favorite book as a child?
A: Are You My Mother? Dr Seuss
Q: What is your favorite book as an adult?
A: The Chronicles of Jerahmeel
Q: What are some of your interests/hobbies?
A: I love coaching basketball teams, going to concerts and antiquing.
Q: What are you most looking forward to this school year?
A: Interacting with as many people as possible so that I begin to feel at home.