News Briefs

  5/14/2012, Iyar 22, 5772

HILA Teachers on Strike Monday

About 1,500 teachers in the HILA program for dropouts are striking, Monday, throughout the country in protest over job security after they were summoned to dismissal hearings by the Association of Community Centers, according to Kol Yisrael government radio.

The Education Ministry noted that the association had won a competitive bid and that the ministry was not getting involved.