Core curriculum

Core Curriculum Law cancelled

Core Curriculum Law cancelled

A controversial counter-law now allows all Israeli schools - including haredi ones - to drop core subjects.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 8:16 AM
Gafni: Public gloating against Lapid does damage

Gafni: Public gloating against Lapid does damage

Against backdrop of repeal of Core Curriculum, UTJ's MK Moshe Gafni warns against haredi public gloating directed at Yair Lapid.Haim Lev, 7/31/2016, 8:24 AM
Lapid: I'd take a polygraph, I don't hate haredim

Lapid: I'd take a polygraph, I don't hate haredim

Discussing repeal of Core Curriculum law, MK Yair Lapid adamant he has no hate for haredim in his heart; 'not everyone who disagrees hates'.Chaim Lev, 7/28/2016, 1:10 PM
Data reveals haredi educational gap

Data reveals haredi educational gap

Statistics regarding dropout rates among haredim in academia emerges to challenge haredi narrative that core curriculum is unnecessary.Shai Landesman, 7/28/2016, 10:37 AM
'You just wanted to starve Jewish children'

'You just wanted to starve Jewish children'

UTJ MK Menachem Eliezer Moses in blistering attack on Yesh Atid against backdrop of Core Curriculum law repeal process.Shai Landesman, 7/26/2016, 2:26 PM
Core Curriculum repeal passes first reading

Core Curriculum repeal passes first reading

Bill repealing previous law making funding for haredi schools dependent on Core Curriculum compliance expected to become law next week.Haim Lev, 7/26/2016, 7:13 AM
Haredi MK: We are a persecuted minority

Haredi MK: We are a persecuted minority

In the wake of repeal of core curriculum requirement for haredi schools, MK Eichler has some choice words for the requirement's supporters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2016, 3:48 PM
UTJ MK blasts Arab schools in Jerusalem

UTJ MK blasts Arab schools in Jerusalem

MK Mozes condemns 'hypocrisy' of attempts to enforce curriculum on haredi schools while allowing Arab schools to follow PA system.David Rosenberg, 7/14/2016, 9:00 AM
Shaked Committee Debates: Who is a Hareidi Jew?

Shaked Committee Debates: Who is a Hareidi Jew?

Can the State determine a person's religiosity? MKs grapple with the issue.Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2014, 4:59 PM
Lapid Triumphant: Shas to Teach ‘Core Curriculum’

Lapid Triumphant: Shas to Teach ‘Core Curriculum’

Finance Minister says Shas schools will teach science, math, and English. ‘This is the key to a better life.’Maayana Miskin, 1/7/2014, 8:50 PM
MK: Jewish Values are Israel’s ‘Core Curriculum’

MK: Jewish Values are Israel’s ‘Core Curriculum’

MK Chetboun wonders why the government is pushing English and math, but not Jewish values, Torah and Zionism.Maayana Miskin, 6/18/2013, 4:30 PM
‘Forcing a Core Curriculum is Dangerous’

‘Forcing a Core Curriculum is Dangerous’

Senior educator warns that forcing a ‘core curriculum’ into hareidi-religious schools would threaten integration.Maayana Miskin, 5/12/2013, 9:14 AM
Israel Funding Islamic Movement Schools

Israel Funding Islamic Movement Schools

An argument over core subjects in independent schools reveals that Israel is funding radical Islamic movement. Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2012, 6:18 PM