For over 10 years, Hidden Sparks has impacted thousands of students and teachers in Jewish schools across the US and Israel through school-based coaching in understanding student learning and behavior. Recognized 6 times for innovation by Slingshot, Hidden Sparks has also trained 350 educators from 110 Jewish day schools to act as Internal (peer) Coaches in their schools in the New York Metro area, Baltimore, MD, Boca Raton, FL, Chicago, IL, and Israel (Jerusalem, Kfar Adumim, Lod, Modiin, Ramle).

Over the last 13 years, our programs have reached 8,800 teachers and their 53,000 students.

Program STATS

2019-20 ECP Program (NY/NJ): This year, Hidden Sparks External Coaches in eight NY Metro area schools worked intensively with 72 classroom teachers impacting over 1000  students. External coaches deliver an an average of 20 workshops to teacher teams per year.  Click here for more detail.

2019-20 ICP Program (US): 84 Internal Coaches are coaching 142 of their peers in our Internal Coach Programs in NY, NJ, FL.

2020-21 Social-Emotional Learning Initiative: Over 60 workshops and group coaching sessions were presented to over 1,000 educators in CA, FL, MD, NY, NJ, NY, RI and TX.

2019-20 Israel Program: Our Israel program is running in 9 schools, working with 143 classroom teachers, so that to date we have impacted  7,650 students. The Hidden Sparks curriculum has been translated into Hebrew and parts into Arabic. Recognized by the Ministry of Education, Israel for professional education credits.

Webinars: Since its inception, Hidden Sparks Without Walls has offered 135 webinars with over 5,500 participating educators and parents from hundreds of Jewish Schools in 92 cities across 20 US states and 4 Canadian provinces, Chile, Brazil.

Title-funded Coaching: Over 600 days of coaching provided through Federal Title funding to teachers in NYC schools.

Official NYS Sponsor of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education Requirements (CTLE).