Hamas opposes changes to UNRWA curriculumGaza, Hamas officials say UNRWA should use Palestinian Authority textbooks, oppose changes to curriculum.
Deputy Education Min: Fine schools with too much violenceDeputy Education Minister Meir Porush proposes an idea for controlling violence in schools.
Education Minister: Breaking the Silence poisons our childrenKnesset approves law banning Breaking the Silence from schools, as Meretz members protest - and are removed from vote.
Legislation Committee to vote on 'Breaking the Silence Bill'Coalition, opposition support bill banning Breaking the Silence from entering Israeli schools.
Haredi students protest in JerusalemMunicipality cancels school because of 'difficult conditions,' blames Education Ministry.
American olim children excel in education5 of 14 outstanding students of the Jerusalem district made Aliyah from the United States.
UK officials investigated over ‘illegal Jewish schools’Education Department allegedly destroyed evidence of thousands of Jewish children studying in illegal religious schools in London.
Bennett declares next school year ‘unity of Jerusalem’As the wave of terror continues in the capital, Education Minister decides to place emphasis on the unity of Jerusalem.
Missile drill on Monday for all educational institutionsAt 10:05 a.m., exercise to train proper conduct during a missile attack on Israel will take place across the country.
Weak processing control/tips for parentsWhy does my child have difficulties understanding the material?
NYC: Yeshivas, other schools, to get $20M for securityReligious Jewish schools in New York City are prime beneficiaries of a special $20 million budget for "school security."
Virginia schools shut down over Islam lessonParental outrage over Geography lesson teaching students Muslim creed skyrockets, shuts county schools over security concerns.
THE BOX CHILDTeach the child according to his ability - 'Darcho', and not "Darchem'-their methodology.
Schools Ban, Limit Arab Workers In Light of Security SituationIsraeli schools take measures to protect students from unending terror, as Ministry of Education declines to make national guideline.
Haifa Teacher Accused of Calling IDF Soldiers 'Murderers'Student whose soldier cousin was murdered by terrorists complains she was kicked out of class and sent home by teacher who slandered IDF.
Christian Schools Demand Money - But Salute PLO FlagArab Christian schools in Israel strike, rejecting offers and demanding more budget, but videos reveal they teach loyalty to 'Palestine.'
Nearly Half of Israel's 'Best' Schools Religious, Figures ShowAlmost half the state schools that qualified for “excellence awards” were from the religious sector, according to the Education Ministry.
School Strikes Take Israel By StormClasses cancelled in 70 Israeli towns and cities as students and parents continue to protest against overcrowding in the classroom.
'Big Brother' Will Watch Israel's School PupilsOn Sunday, the Education Ministry issued a policy review increasing the use of surveillance cameras in schools.
Jerusalem Schools Canceled as Israel Braces for Major SnowstormMunicipality cancels classes for Wednesday as heavy snow expected to set in, following heavy winds throughout Tuesday.
141 Murdered in Taliban Attack on Pakistan School132 children among the dead in largest attack in years in the country, over 100 others wounded many with numerous gunshots.
Bilingual School Arson 'Response to Arafat Memorial'According to indictment submitted Monday against three youths, they burned down Jewish-Arab school after it honored terrorist leader.
Parents Fight for Increased Security in Jerusalem SchoolsJerusalem parents organization announces new security measures after parents barrage mayor and municipality with calls for security guards.
Schools Cancel Jerusalem Trips After Latest AttackAfter Wednesday's terror attack in Jerusalem, schools around Israel decided to cancel class trips to the city.
Rivlin Says 'Our Victory is in Our Creativity and Learning'President Reuven Rivlin spends the first day of the school year in the Negev, where he saw the Israeli 'victory' many have sought.
Back to School: 2,105,349 Begin the New Academic YearNew school year gets off to a mostly smooth start; schools in Taybeh remain closed to protest principle's murder.
CBS: Schools Getting Better, But Improvement is SpottySchools in Israel have improved over the past several years, but a lot of the improvement depends on where you live.
Piron: No Reason School Won't Start MondayWith no strikes in the offing, and the rocket fire from Gaza still on hold, Education Minister Shai Piron said school would start on time.
Watch: Hamas Terrorists Embed Rocket Launchers in HospitalVideo shows Hamas fire on central Israel from hospital, located next to schools used as shelters, and IAF airstrike on launchers.
School Official Explains Ultra-Leftist Teacher FiascoSuperintendent Zvika Peled recounts what really happened in the case; Ministry of Education publishes official response.
Education Ministry Lets Teachers Peddle PoliticsNew program allows teachers to pick their own topics, and express their own political opinions in student discussions.
‘Peace Now’ Opposes Gush Katif Day: 'Right Wing Propaganda'The head of Peace Now blasts school memorial days for destroyed Gaza communities as ‘one-sided’ and ‘right-wing propaganda.’
Al Qaeda Opens Syrian Jihad SchoolAl Qaeda affiliated Jabhat Al Nusra opens school for jihad in southern Syria, for children aged 10 to 15.
Syria Report Reveals Refugee Children's Bleak FutureUNHCR report finds half of the 2.2 million Syrian refugees are children, many working to support family instead of being in school.
Ministry of Education to Decide on Summer Vacation LengthEducation Minister Rabbi Shai Piron expected to announce decision Thursday whether or not to extend school year by 3 weeks.
MKs to Tackle Nutrition, Hygiene in Schools‘Worrying’ findings from 2009 the subject of Knesset discussion after MKs find no changes were made.
1500 Schools High Earthquake Danger, 2 Evacuated1500 schools around the country found to be in high earthquake danger, while 2 in Tzfat (Safed) to be evacuated and rebuilt.
Knesset Review Reveals: Israel Does Not Exist in PA TextbooksKnesset review of PA textbooks used in UNWRA schools confirms: Jewish rights never acknowledged.
Piron: More Kids to Get Textbooks from SchoolA program that would allow children to receive textbooks from schools and return them at the end of the school year will be expanded
‘Let’s Bring Israel’s Schools into 21st Century’Education Minister urges reform, promises not to fire teachers.
‘Jews Are Evil’ Assigned to NY High School StudentsNew York State high school students were told to write a piece persuading a teacher that “Jews are evil,” for the problems of Nazi Germany.
Student Stabs 14 in Texas, Fantasized About AttackAn American college student stabbed 14 people, leaving two victims critically wounded, in a rampage just outside of Houston, Texas.
NRA Task Force Recommends Armed Staff In Every SchoolNRA task force releases student-safety plan that dismisses idea of new gun controls in favor of placement of armed staff in every school.
Working Parents Seek End to ‘Unnecessary’ VacationWorking parents group calls to end post-holiday vacation day, ‘the most unnecessary vacation in existence.’
Missile Attack Simulation in All Israeli SchoolsThe Home Front Command and Education Ministry are carrying out a simulation of a missile attack in all of the nation’s schools.
Rocket Preparedness Drill to be Held in SchoolsIsraeli children will practice moving briskly to their “safe spaces,” getting to a shelter and hiding from rockets on Thursday.
Israel Rejects 'Profoundly Unobjective' Education ReportIsrael’s Education Ministry rejects findings of a study that determined that Arab texts rarely demonize Israel or incite hatred against Jews
State School President Under Fire for Obama-Hitler ComparisonThe President of the Ohio State Board of Education has come under fire for comparing policies of President Obama to those of Hitler.
Hotel Security Guard Arrested for Vandalizing Yeshiva's TorahA hotel security guard was arrested in Tennessee for vandalizing a Torah scroll and other property belonging to a Hebrew academy.
Sandy Hook Survivors Return to School in Replicated BuildingStudents from Sandy Hook Elementary will return to school for the first time Thursday since the Newtown massacre.
British Schools to Exclude Hebrew as Foreign LanguageThe British government is planning to exclude Hebrew from its list of officially recognized languages for primary schools.
Conn. Schools on Lockdown Following Suspicious Person ReportSchools in Ridgefield, Conn., are on lockdown following reports of a "suspicious person" possibly armed with a rifle.
Only Jewish Day School in New Zealand Capital ClosesThe only Jewish day school in New Zealand’s capital city of Wellington has closed after over 25 years of serving the community.
Public School Teacher Indoctrinates with Anti-Israel RapA public school teacher in Australia has been disciplined after playing an overtly anti-Israel song to her students.
Gush Etzion Getting New Schools, Community CentersDevelopment of Gush Etzion is continuing apace, as five new educational institutions are set to open in the area in the coming days
Police: Jihad School Teachings Do Not Warrant Criminal ChargesAn Islamic school in Toronto, which had been under investigation for anti-Semitic teachings, will not face criminal charges.
School Expels Teenager Subjected to Anti-Semitic TauntsA Jewish teenager from Fort Mill, South Carolina said he was beaten and subjected to anti-Semitic taunts by teammates on his football team.