School year may not start at special-ed schools

Budget deficit may prevent special education schools from opening on time, Education Min. Peretz warns.Ido Ben Porat, 8/12/2019, 11:49 AM

Despite all the limitations: Haredim favor integration

New survey reveals 84% of haredi public believes integrating children with disabilities into regular classes contributes to their children.Mordechai Sones, 12/24/2018, 8:51 PM

‘Special in Uniform'

ILTV speaks with Exec. Dir. of ‘Special in Uniform' which teaches valuable life skills and helps special needs teens join the army.ILTV, 12/5/2018, 4:32 AM

'Near-disaster' as tractor hits gas pipe near J'lem school

Tractor strikes gas pipe at Jerusalem school for special education. Municipality allows classes to resume while leak continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2018, 10:46 PM

New 'smart toy' offers autistic children new ways to learn

Hi-tech digital companion robot allows parents to customize educational games for special needs children.Eliran Baruch, CES Las Vegas, 1/15/2018, 8:10 PM

Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein welcomes adolescents studying in special needs yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 9:49 AM

Secular parents furious over Beit Shemesh separation

Outcry as Beit Shemesh Municipality holds educational event with gender separation. Municipality: 'This allowed 75% of parents to attend.'Shoshana Miskin, 5/29/2016, 10:21 PM

"Every Child is Special" - and So is this Book

Written in Hebrew by a well-known Israeli therapist, it is now available in English. At first glance, it seems aimed at children, but it packs a message for both youngsters and the adults in their lives. Rochel Sylvetsky, 6/2/2014, 9:06 AM

Aleh Dedicates New Special Ed School in Jerusalem

The ALEH network for special children last week began the new year by dedicating a new school for its children in Jerusalem.Hana Levi Julian, 10/15/2012, 9:41 PM

Special Ed Bnei Akiva Group from Australia Tours Israel

Shevet Yuval, a Bnei Akiva group of special education children from Australia, concluded a special two-week to Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/27/2011, 5:39 AM

"Friends for Health" - The Camp for Very Special Children

The Friends for Health summer camp is designed specifically for children with special needs. Arutz Sheva visited the camp's final day.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 7/19/2011, 8:58 PM

Meet the IDF's Very Special Unit: The Special Ed Volunteers

IDF and a school for special needs students in Jerusalem team up to give students a sense of what it feels like to serve in the army.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2011, 3:15 AM