Rachel Fishheimer -Special Education School Principal, ALEH Jerusalem
As Principal of the Special Education School at ALEH Jerusalem, Rachel Fishheimer is in charge of the planning and implementation of each child’s individual education plan. In so doing, she guides a multidisciplinary team of teachers, paramedical therapists and aides within the school framework. She oversees study days and professional meetings for the school staff, and works closely with the National Service volunteers, recruiting, guiding and overseeing their integration within the school program.
Rachel maintains ongoing contact with parents regarding their children’s progress. She is in touch with staff from the community educational frameworks attended by some of ALEH’s children, and coordinates the vocational programs of older residents and infants who are not part of the special education framework.
Rachel holds a master’s degree in education management.