Our Parent Education Center serves parents in the yeshiva and Jewish day school community in Queens and other NYC boroughs.
Parents of children in NYC schools are encouraged to access our center for FREE parenting  guidance, virtual counseling, and workshops  at no cost if they have a child that receives DOE services through the Title I program.
Not sure if your child is Title I eligible? Contact us to find out more.
Ethel Salomon, Director,

Upcoming Zoom Workshops

Saying No to Ourselves and Our Children: Building Delayed Gratification

January 11, 2022 @ 8:30pm ET, Presented by Dr. Oshra Cohen

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Our Services

We are offering FREE confidential 1:1 skills training sessions to parents in the yeshiva and day school community who have a child who is a Title I eligible student in a NYC yeshiva or day school. Virtual and phone sessions are available.

Learn how to help your child succeed with:

  • Social Skills
  • Organization
  • Time Management and Study Skills
  • Combating Bullying
  • Managing Screen Time

Build your toolbox for effective parent-child communication and partnering with schools.

Meet the PEC Director, Ethel Salomon

Mrs. Salomon comes to Hidden Sparks with extensive experience in supporting children, parents, and schools having most recently served as Principal of General Studies at Yeshiva Ketana of Manhattan. She is highly skilled in promoting student-centered services and supports, and developing programming for families and teachers that focuses on understanding neurodevelopmental profiles, positive behavior systems and collaborative problem solving. She has been advocating for children and parents of diverse learners in the yeshiva and day school community for over 20 years since her prior positions as the Director of Special Services for the Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey and the Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva. Mrs. Salomon holds an MA in Special Education from Teachers College, Columbia University and an MS from Brooklyn College in Educational Leadership and Supervision.