OECD: Israel invests the least in early childhood education

OECD report shows Israel invests less than other countries in early childhood education. Former minister: We're still in the 50s.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2018, 12:08 PM

Strike at daycare centers ends

Following night of negotiations, organizations running daycare centers announce that agreement has been reached.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2018, 8:41 AM

D.C.: Preschool staffer on leave due to 'inappropriate conduct'

D.C. police investigating child sexual abuse allegations at Reform preschoolJTA, 8/30/2018, 12:53 PM

MK Forer: Improve status of daycare workers

MK Oded Forer warns of severe consequences for children, economy if daycare centers do not open this year due to strike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2018, 6:22 PM

Daycare centers blame government for planned strike

Daycare centers won't open on schedule unless workers' conditions improve and government funding is increased, representatives say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 12:55 PM

Health Ministry to examine mandatory vaccination policy

Dep. Health Minister Litzman asks Health Ministry Director-General to examine possibility of making daycare conditional on vaccination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 7:57 AM

'Camera law' approved in preliminary vote

Knesset gives preliminary approval to law requiring security cameras in institutions caring for minors and helpless.Chana Roberts, 7/4/2018, 2:59 PM

Vote on Daycare Supervision Law postponed

Labor and Social Affairs Ministry: 'Unfortunately, law not promoted because of insensitivity and irresponsibility of Treasury officials.'Mordechai Sones, 6/17/2018, 4:50 PM

'She threw babies on the floor multiple times'

Daycare assistant who smothered infant identified after indictment charges her with manslaughter, multiple accounts of child abuse.Reut Hadar, 6/11/2018, 2:41 PM

Daycare assistant will be charged with manslaughter

Petah Tikva daycare assistant who suffocated infant will be charged with manslaughter, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 8:49 AM

'We fail to protect our babies and toddlers'

MK Shasha-Biton slams Attorney General for opposing law to place security cameras in government-run institutions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2018, 1:37 PM

Female daycare assistant suffocated 14-month-old girl

Investigation into Petah Tikva daycare death shows both female assistants using force against children in their care.Ido Ben Porat, 6/6/2018, 3:30 PM

'Investing in daycare will help more women enter the workforce'

Haredi MK pushes government to open new subsidized daycare centers in bid to bring more women into the workforce.Ben Shaul, 3/14/2018, 9:23 AM

Daycare registration to open in February instead of May

Economy Ministry aims to make daycare registration more efficient, allow parents to file for subsidies in May instead of September.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2018, 2:36 PM

'Children belong to the government, it's not a private matter'

Women's organizations push government to offer free preschool for babies over three months, mandatory schooling for those over three years.Gil Ronen , 10/16/2017, 1:07 PM

J'lem preschool assistant charged with hitting 4-year-old

Police interrogate preschool assistant, after mother complains child was hit.Yedidya Ben-Or, 9/28/2017, 10:06 AM

Toddler scalded at daycare center

Water from electric kettle spills on toddler at home daycare center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 8:34 AM

Parents jump for joy: 7 less vacation days for kids

Caving to parents' pressure, Education Minister Bennett adds seven days to the school year. Will this help children, the economy, or both?Chana Roberts, 7/6/2017, 12:53 PM

'New daycare guidelines harm haredi communities'

Haredi MK says government needs to put more money into building daycare centers for haredi communities, slams 'contradiction.'Michal Levi, 7/6/2017, 8:43 AM

Abusive preschool teacher goes to jail

Abusive preschool teacher, manager, get jail time. Parents: Justice has been served.Reut Hadar, 6/14/2017, 1:56 PM

Does daycare harm children's development?

Studies show long hours in daycare lead to high cortisol levels, harm children's emotional development.Shoshana Heiman, 6/10/2017, 11:19 PM

30 children in Jerusalem daycare diagnosed with salmonella

Mother complains of child's stomachache, Health Ministry finds serious sanitary issues in daycare facilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 9:08 AM

Daycare manager interrogated by police

Baby arrives at hospital unconscious, tests show skull fracture.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 4/26/2017, 7:49 AM

Appeal to place autistic children in rehabilitative centers

Parents of autistic children sue Welfare Ministry for not finding places for their toddlers in rehabilitative daycare centers.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/27/2017, 12:30 PM

Footage reveals systematic child abuse in daycare centers

Video and audio clips show daycare workers abusing and neglecting babies, toddlers at multiple daycare centers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2017, 1:40 PM

Day care centers strike averted

Day care center administrators decide on strike but after meetings with Welfare Ministry officials, strike is averted.Orly Harari, 9/12/2016, 5:10 PM

'Childcare professionals give so much and get so little'

Knesset holds meeting addressing poor conditions of childcare professionals. Delays in approval of budget threaten the opening of daycares.Hezki Baruch, 8/16/2016, 1:31 PM

Daycare security from terror a myth in spite of promises

Three-month-old promises to provide daycare security still have not been fulfilled, as parents still pay for security guards privately.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2016, 10:58 AM

Jerusalem Marathon May Mean No Daycare

The Jerusalem marathon will leave many preschool teachers unable to reach work, may disrupt daycare.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2013, 2:28 PM

Government Ads: We Lowered Cost of Living

As ‘social justice’ protests continue, government unveils ads revealing drop in the cost of living.Maayana Miskin, 8/21/2012, 9:47 PM

Study: Pre-Primary Education to Cost 2.3 Billion

Implementing the lower age for compulsory education will cost the government 2.3 billion shekels, and 1.4 billion annually, study finds. Maayana Miskin, 7/18/2012, 9:21 PM