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  8/31/2014, Elul 5, 5774

Min. of Education: Schools Will Open As Scheduled Tomorrow


At the beginning of this morning's (Sunday) cabinet meeting, Minister of Education, Shai Piron, announced that he expected the school year to open tomorrow, as scheduled, throughout the country.

"We will include in the first two weeks, in addition to the other issues, a discussion on solidarity in the State of Israel, and the importance of the freedom of expression. We will also explore how inappropriate expression can actually lead to the destruction of our society. We will then expand the discourse to include the educational and ethical roles of this to show how this will enable our children to live in a free, civilized society," the Minister stated.

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