'Free after-school programs for kids in southern Israel'

Minister Bennett discusses the tense security situation in the South and its effect on children near Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 2:47 PM

'Israelis who don't learn English are crippled, handicapped'

Education Ministry director warns that Israeli students who fail to learn English by graduation will be handicapped during life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2018, 8:43 AM

'Complete disregard for bereaved families'

Bereaved families call for New Israel Fund Israeli director's resignation following 'disgusting comment' on Twitter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2017, 10:57 AM

Some schools in Haifa to close due to wildfires

Kindergartens and schools in evacuated areas of Haifa will be closed tomorrow due to the wildfires affecting the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 9:54 PM

Big rise in Religious Zionist pupils' achievement scores

Religious Zionist schoolchildren's achievement scores rose significantly in English, Math, Hebrew and ScienceArutz Sheva staff, 11/15/2016, 11:29 AM

Only 11 percent of Bnei Brak students graduate

The Ministry of Education has published its findings, per city, of the best and worst education in the country - and why.Rachel Kaplan, 8/29/2016, 6:12 PM

School’s out for summer

Monday will be the last official school day for 700 thousand students in grades 7-12.Ido Ben Porat, 6/19/2016, 6:59 PM

Jewish Law, Bible part of German matriculation

The Jewish school in Berlin included Jewish Law and Bible as part of regular matriculation tests accepted by ministry of education.Haim Lev, 1/31/2016, 7:53 AM

Police bust Poland 'Jewish heritage trip' cartel

Nine people arrested, among them managers and CEO of travel agencies suspected of uniting to raise prices on school trips to Poland.Raphael Poch, 1/18/2016, 3:02 PM

'Assimilation is a ticking time bomb'

Knesset Committee weighs whether or not ban on Dorit Rabinyan's 'Borderlife' novel is to be upheld.Hezki Baruch, 1/6/2016, 10:58 AM

Program targets ISIS influence in Bedouin sector

Ministry of Education sponsors program to tackle Islamist extremism in the Bedouin community of Hura after multiple locals join ISIS.Tova Dvorin, 11/30/2015, 6:03 PM

Israeli schools: 2015 report card mixed

Ministry of Education reveals overall improvement for student achievements in grades 1-12, but sharp declines for Arabic, Bedouin sectors.Tova Dvorin, 11/17/2015, 2:04 PM

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

Compromise in Beit Shemesh

The Ministry of Education and the municipality jointly agree to build portable buildings for the Hareidi students' use.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 10/7/2014, 2:12 AM

Solving Hitchhiking in Judea and Samaria

Special think tank established by the Ministry of Education to begin arranging transportation for thousands of yeshiva students.Cynthia Blank, 10/2/2014, 9:06 AM

Cancelled Trip to Joseph's Tomb Sparks Outrage

Ministry of Education retracts permission for school trip to Joseph's Tomb at the eleventh hour - leaving parents and leaders livid.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 10/1/2014, 3:53 PM

Ministers to Approve Mass Cuts to Fund Operation

1.9 billion shekel cut will hit education hardest; Ashkelon mayor incensed over 'disgrace' as his city not among initial aid recipients.Ari Yashar, 8/31/2014, 9:10 AM

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

Official Explains Ultra-Leftist Teacher Fiasco

Superintendent Zvika Peled recounts what really happened in the case; Ministry of Education publishes official response.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 2:11 PM

MKs to Tackle Nutrition, Hygiene in Schools

‘Worrying’ findings from 2009 the subject of Knesset discussion after MKs find no changes were made.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2013, 9:51 AM

New Curriculum More Zionist

Israel's new civics program to add focus on historical, international justifications for a Jewish state, but what about religious justifications?Gabe Kahn., 7/20/2011, 12:13 AM