'National religious education doesn't encourage girls to enlist'

CEO of national religious education system rejects claims that groups encouraging girls to enlist in IDF are infiltrating schools.Benny Tocker, 4/4/2017, 9:23 AM

Canada protestor tears Quran to protest preferential treatment

Protesters say 'no room for religion in our schools,' blame government for making decisions based on 'Saudi dollars.'Dalit Halevi, 3/26/2017, 7:49 AM

'If Lebanese rockets strike Israel, it's a declaration of war'

Education Minister Bennett speaks with Arutz Sheva about security on the northern border, education, and the IDF.Uzi Baruch, 3/20/2017, 10:29 AM

Nearly half of Israelis don't want haredi, Arab teachers

New poll finds 48% of Israelis don't want an Arab teacher for their children, 42% don't want a haredi teacher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2017, 8:45 AM

Arab school in Jerusalem closed for incitement

Elementary school affiliated with Hamas closed over incitement in curriculum: 'Our sovereignty in Jerusalem begins.'Gary Willig, 2/23/2017, 4:44 PM

'Complaints against children's books are much ado about nothing'

Educator pushes back on claims children's book series promoted by Israeli schools is anti-religious.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2017, 6:52 PM

'Organizations harming IDF soldiers will not enter schools'

New bill seeks to curb subversive educational activity in Israeli schools.Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2016, 9:01 AM

Study finds Jews are world’s most educated religious group

Jews are the world’s most-educated religious group, with an average of more than 13 years of formal schooling, according to a new study.JTA, 12/13/2016, 6:46 PM

Comptroller: Education Ministry not doing enough to fight racism

State Comptroller Shapira reports that the Education Ministry must be more proactive against racism among youngsters.Ido Ben Porat, 9/23/2016, 3:33 PM

Seeing the future

The entire concept of reward and punishment is based on a concept that it is the future that counts most in life.Rabbi Berel Wein, 9/20/2016, 7:53 AM

Bennett: Judaism is more important than mathematics

Education Minister: We may be a high-tech superpower, but we must also export spiritual ideas to the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 12:14 AM

Israeli children head back to school as summer vacation ends

2016-2017 school year opens for more than 2.2 million Israeli children as summer vacation ends.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2016, 8:18 AM

Israeli students win 2nd prize at Chinese robotics contest

Israeli students win the second prize at an international robotics competition which took place in Shanghai, China.JTA, 8/25/2016, 5:34 PM

Israel cracks down on incitement in east Jerusalem schools

The Jerusalem Municipality is censoring textbooks designated for Arab students in eastern Jerusalem.Yoel Domb, 8/25/2016, 2:32 PM

Hasidic rabbis raise miilions to combat secularism

Rabbis are raising funds in London to combat a court case which would enforce secular education in families with one secular parent.Haim Lev, 8/11/2016, 4:56 PM

Minister walks out in protest of haredi school curricula vote

Information Minister Ofir Akunis refuses to take part in vote to cancel core studies requirement in haredi schools.Hezki Baruch, 7/24/2016, 1:45 PM

'Bennett is a true friend of the haredim'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett receives warm welcome from Belz hassidim at Jerusalem Beis Malka women's seminary.Michal Levi, 6/28/2016, 6:25 PM

Future teachers will undergo personality test

Minister of Education approves new condition that all future educators must pass a personality test.Shoshana Miskin, 4/17/2016, 10:31 PM

UK officials investigated over ‘illegal Jewish schools’

Education Department allegedly destroyed evidence of thousands of Jewish children studying in illegal religious schools in London.Shoshana Miskin, 4/10/2016, 4:48 PM

How to 'reframe' Israel - fairly and accurately

Part II: A proposal to improve the new US-Hebrew school curriculum which currently 'reframes' Israel through Arab lenses.Hillel Fendel, 1/11/2016, 3:32 PM

Report: Better-educated Israelis earn better money, on average

Better-educated Israelis are doing better than their peers in other developed countries, an OECD report says.Moshe Cohen, 12/13/2015, 4:50 PM

THE BOX CHILD

Teach the child according to his ability - 'Darcho', and not "Darchem'-their methodology.Rabbi Dovid Abenson, 12/9/2015, 11:19 PM

Poll: Israeli Jews not interested, comfortable with Arabic

Arabic language and culture do not interest Israeli Jews that much, a poll shows.Moshe Cohen, 12/6/2015, 9:34 PM

Study: 65% of Israeli teachers satisfied with their jobs

Study provides new hope for educational analysts, after July statistics showed sky-high teacher burnout.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/29/2015, 1:12 PM

One size does not fit all: Differentiated Instruction

Teaching every child how they learn best.Rifka Schonfeld, Director of SOS, 11/24/2015, 4:07 PM

'Mahmoud Abbas is a Plucked Chicken'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett advocates a no-holds barred policy toward not only Hamas, but the PA as well.Tova Dvorin, 10/11/2015, 9:16 AM

Teachers Won't Strike, But Parents Will Over Safety Issues

Education Minister Naftali Bennett managed to avert a teachers' strike this year - but he hasn't been able to prevent a parents' strike.Moshe Cohen, 9/1/2015, 3:15 AM

School Year Kicks Off with Series of Reforms

Nearly 2.2 million Israelis to begin school on Tuesday - and it may look very different from last year.Ido Ben-Porat, 8/31/2015, 7:59 PM

Watch: 'High Fives' from Shimon Peres

Former Israeli President poses as high school student for video campaign promoting math, science education.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2015, 6:46 PM

Watch: A Peek Into the Classrooms of the Future

Could classrooms change beyond the traditional model of teacher-facing-classroom? Arutz Sheva investigates.Yoni Kempinski, 8/31/2015, 5:36 PM

Watch: 'It's Time for a Revolution in Education'

AMIT network of schools promoting a change in education, says the role of teachers needs to change in today's technological age.Yoni Kempinski, 8/31/2015, 5:43 AM

Teacher Burnout At Record High

One in four new teachers will switch professions within five years, Central Bureau of Statistics reveals.Tova Dvorin, 7/27/2015, 5:30 PM

PA Incitement Report to Crash Anti-Israel Teacher's Congress

NGO presents report on hate at PA schools to World Congress of Education International in Canada, as the congress votes on BDS.Ari Yashar, 7/21/2015, 4:38 PM

Expert: 'Smartphone Culture' Killing Kids' Personalities

'Smartphone culture' hindering children from learning building blocks of communication, psychologist Dr. Michael Abulafia argues.Moshe Cohen, 7/16/2015, 9:21 AM

Study: Ethiopians Lagging Behind Rest of Jewish Population

With a much lower average monthly income and gaps in education and employment, Ethiopian-Israelis have long way to go to full equality.Cynthia Blank, 6/25/2015, 2:54 PM

Five Times More Israeli University Grads Than in 1990

New stats show over 75,000 Israelis achieved academic degrees in 2014, five times the number who graduated in 1990.Moshe Cohen, 6/23/2015, 3:49 PM

Why Doesn't the American Education System Make the Grade?

Where does conduct come into the classroom? University professor reveals why he failed his entire class.Doug Goldstein, 6/17/2015, 7:33 AM

Star Trek Actor: Israel a 'Beautiful Part of the World'

LeVar Burton of "Star Trek" fame visits Israel, participates in education through technology conference.Yoni Kempinski, 6/4/2015, 4:12 AM

Expert: Israel Provides Unique Opportunity for Students

Former Director of Princeton Review says parents of younger Olim can find great opportunities for their kids if they know where to look.Gedalyah Reback, 4/2/2015, 11:18 PM

Touro College's Dr. Alan Kadish Looks Back and Forward

Dr. Alan Kadish, President and CEO of The Touro College and University System, is carrying on a legacy left by Dr. Bernard Lander.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2015, 4:16 PM

Rivlin: Bedouin Are 'Members of Our Family'

President Reuven Rivlin met with Bedouin community officials to discuss ways to enhance ties between Jews and Bedouins.Yaakov Levi, 2/25/2015, 7:22 PM

Lebanon: Popular Children's Magazine Touts Martyrdom

Hezbollah children's magazine, with 30K issue per month circulation, provides practical terror tips, how to dodge land mines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2014, 7:51 AM

MK Mozes: Appalled at Jewish Ignorance of Secular Youth

Youths educated in the secular school system are shockingly ignorant of Jewish concepts and history, according to MK Eliezer Mozes.Moshe Cohen, 9/28/2014, 10:54 PM

High Court: Hareidi Schools May Ignore Gov't Intervention

The Supreme Court upholds hareidi-religious schools' right not to teach core subjects.Hillel Fendel, 9/18/2014, 8:44 AM

European Court: Mandatory Islam Classes 'Coercive'

Ruling says Turkey's Sunni Islam classes 'violate educational freedoms'; PM counters program fights radicalization.AFP, 9/17/2014, 6:02 PM

Israel 4th Most Educated Country

OECD: Israel follows Russia, Canada and Japan, and is followed by the United States.Arutz Sheva, 9/15/2014, 12:13 AM

Anti-Terrorism for Children? Coloring Book on IS Debuts

Controversial company rereleases coloring book on global jihad, calls IS 'evil.'Tova Dvorin, 9/4/2014, 8:59 PM

Watch: Arutz Sheva TV's Daily Edition

Leaders go south to open school year. Friends of the fallen begin to learn. U.S. congressmen in Israel. The principal who was in Gaza.Yoni Kempinski, 9/2/2014, 4:40 AM

Back to School: 2,105,349 Begin the New Academic Year

New school year gets off to a mostly smooth start; schools in Taybeh remain closed to protest principle's murder.Nir Har-Zahav, 9/1/2014, 7:32 AM

CBS: Schools Getting Better, But Improvement is Spotty

Schools in Israel have improved over the past several years, but a lot of the improvement depends on where you live.Yaakov Levi, 8/31/2014, 4:25 PM

Chief Rabbi Lau Pushes Secular-Religious Jewish Unity

Rabbi Lau in largest education conference questions the concept 'secular,' says all people should be learned from.Oranit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 8/25/2014, 3:59 PM

IDC Herzliya – An Innovative Approach to Success

What makes one of Israel's top academic institutes tick?Jonathan Davis, 6/1/2014, 4:59 PM

Israel Enters Somber Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Memorial Day will be officially inaugurated at 8 PM Sunday night.Yosef Berger, 4/27/2014, 5:30 PM

New Holocaust Curriculum Targets Kindergarten Students

The government plans to implement a new education program on the Holocaust in Israeli schools, for children from kindergarten up.Yosef Berger, 4/24/2014, 7:40 PM

Mixing Religious and Secular Youth - a Danger or an Asset?

Should religious and secular Jewish youth intermix socially? Does a British Jewish school offer a template for coexistence in Israel?Walter Bingham, INR, 4/2/2014, 6:16 PM

IDC's Scholarships - Enabling Excellence

How one of Israel's top academic institutions ensures everyone gets a fair chance.Yoni Kempinski, 3/18/2014, 10:40 AM

Praise for Chabad Schools' Emphasis on Compassion

Deputy Minister: Chabad a model of how to teach giving, compassion, purpose.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2014, 1:13 AM