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  Tevet 27, 5778 , 14/01/18

Shortened school vacations are 'a present for parents'

Paz Cohen, the director of the Forum of Parents Committees, welcomed the decision to shorten the Hanukkah and Pesach vacations. 

Five days will be taken off the Pesach vacation and another five off the Hanukkah vacation in 2018. Special enrichment activities will take place in schools on these days.

Cohen called for increasing vacation days for workers so that they can be with their children more during their vacations.

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