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Itamar sees record number of students

Itamar sees record number of students

Many outside community choose to send children to Itamar educational institutions where year opened with dramatic increase in students.Mordechai Sones, 12/09/2018 15:01
Who's educating IDF officers?

Who's educating IDF officers?

New video shows harsh statements by senior officials and lecturers at Mandel Institute that enjoys broad cooperation with IDF.Mordechai Sones, 04/09/2018 19:15
'Every child should be familiar with the tradition of Israel'

'Every child should be familiar with the tradition of Israel'

Education Minister's son joins 167,000 other children on first day of first grade. 'Knowledge of tradition alongside academic excellence.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2018 19:13
Education Minister: Most haredim want the core curriculum

Education Minister: Most haredim want the core curriculum

Education Minister Bennett says most haredim want their children to learn English, math, but Ministry isn't prepared to provide it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2018 09:07
Haredi parents spend the least on private tutors

Haredi parents spend the least on private tutors

Less haredi parents spend money on private tutors for their children, survey shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2018 14:03
First crane seen in hills of Samaria

First crane seen in hills of Samaria

Crane brought for new construction in yeshivat Chitzim. Yeshiva Director: 'Great excitement in education and building country.'Mordechai Sones, 12/08/2018 16:56
Will New York force yeshiva students to study secular subjects?

Will New York force yeshiva students to study secular subjects?

Lawsuit aims to stop exemption for NY yeshiva students on learning secular subjects.JTA, 26/07/2018 10:31
Generation's mission: Connect all world's Jews

Generation's mission: Connect all world's Jews

First-ever conference for leading Jewish schools attended by over 150 principals from 31 countries.Eliran Aharon, 12/07/2018 10:40
Knesset grants academic credits to IDF reservists

Knesset grants academic credits to IDF reservists

Bill to grant 2 academic credits to students who serve in the reserves passes overwhelmingly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2018 16:43
Israel allocates $2.48 million to Jewish Agency school program

Israel allocates $2.48 million to Jewish Agency school program

Jewish Agency's Global School Twinning Network pairs Israeli schools with Jewish schools in the Diaspora.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2018 18:33
Watch: Meeting the Jewish young women who educate in Tunis

Watch: Meeting the Jewish young women who educate in Tunis

Zionist Organization Deputy Chairman meets Jewish teachers in Tunis, talks with them about Zionism, immigration, family, yearning for IsraelHezki Baruch, 27/06/2018 16:30
Education minister: We've saved Israel

Education minister: We've saved Israel

Education Minister Bennett says campaign to raise number of students doing five points in math 'saved' the startup nation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2018 14:13
How day schools are making Jewish learning fun

How day schools are making Jewish learning fun

Judaic studies teachers are making text-based learning come alive with simple yet unique games.JTA, 09/06/2018 23:09
New Connecticut law requires Holocaust ed in state high schools

New Connecticut law requires Holocaust ed in state high schools

Joins Kentucky, New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and California requiring genocide education.JTA, 09/05/2018 00:46
Miriam Peretz's Israel Prize speech to be taught in school

Miriam Peretz's Israel Prize speech to be taught in school

Bennett: speech given by Israel Prize winner who lost 2 sons in combat about choosing life to be taught in Israeli schools.Gary Willig, 20/04/2018 12:42
Contending with educational challenges in an age of uncertainty

Contending with educational challenges in an age of uncertainty

Here’s how learning from afar keeps you close to Jewish education. Melton Centre for Jewish Education at the Hebrew University’s 1 Year MA E, 15/04/2018 10:45
Satmar Rebbe: They think we're like the Taliban

Satmar Rebbe: They think we're like the Taliban

Rabbi Aharon Teitelbaum praises New York State Senator for preventing forcing of secular subjects on hasidic schools.Gary Willig, 13/04/2018 12:26
'Having female terrorist leaders is proof of gender equality'

'Having female terrorist leaders is proof of gender equality'

Palestinian Authority secretary says female terrorist leaders proves there is gender equality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/03/2018 08:51
London rabbis plan day of prayer against 'education coercion'

London rabbis plan day of prayer against 'education coercion'

Haredi rabbis calls on community to pray as secular organization attempts to force left-wing curriculum on haredi schools.Gary Willig, 13/03/2018 20:14
 Croatia learns from Israel how to work with gifted children

Croatia learns from Israel how to work with gifted children

Israeli representatives participate in a conference in Croatia, together with 400 educational staff from Croatia and abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2018 10:57
Murder in America’s schools

Murder in America’s schools

For a teacher to survive in America’s Gulag prison-camps (the schools), he must learn to play the game and allow students with adjustment issues enough freedom to self-destruct. Joe David, 26/02/2018 20:15
Specialization or diversity in education - and life

Specialization or diversity in education - and life

Rabbi Kook gave a clear answer as to which was the better choice.Rabbi Reuven Spolter, 23/01/2018 06:51
Minorities' poor health care harms childrens' learning ability

Minorities' poor health care harms childrens' learning ability

800 million people spend at least 10% of household budget on health care expenses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2018 10:11
Jerusalem Arabs concerned over schoolbooks

Jerusalem Arabs concerned over schoolbooks

Parents, religious leaders, and PA officials band together protesting Israel's proposed changes to the PA curriculum of incitement.Dalit Halevi, 30/12/2017 23:44
Teacher's strike cancelled

Teacher's strike cancelled

Tel Aviv District Labor Court rules teachers cannot strike tomorrow over sick day rules when issue was only just raised.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/12/2017 21:29
Iraqi Jews’ expulsion highlighted at UK Limmud learning festival

Iraqi Jews’ expulsion highlighted at UK Limmud learning festival

2,500 people attend British cultural event, where 1 of the most popular events was a screening of film about Iraqi Jewish community.JTA, 25/12/2017 22:09
PA against moderating UNRWA school curriculum

PA against moderating UNRWA school curriculum

PA official meets with Arab Workers' Union in UNRWA, promises to work to thwart implementation of a less extremist curriculum.Dalit Halevy, 28/11/2017 07:49
Breaking the Silence banned from meeting students

Breaking the Silence banned from meeting students

Parents furious after Education Ministry bans high schoolers from meeting with radical anti-Israel organization.Gary Willig, 17/11/2017 10:14
Knesset to host meeting on pre-marriage education

Knesset to host meeting on pre-marriage education

Advocacy group Together in Happiness to host meeting at Knesset on the importance of pre-marriage education.Yoni Kempinski, 08/11/2017 01:05
PA: Education in Jerusalem is a top priority

PA: Education in Jerusalem is a top priority

'Education' official says PA will continue to thwart attempts to 'Israelize' educational sector.Dalit Halevy, 05/11/2017 12:59
Polish historian who said Nazi invasion not so bad honored

Polish historian who said Nazi invasion not so bad honored

Polish Education Minister awards medal 'for special merits for education' who said Nazi invasion 'was not so bad for Jews.'JTA, 24/10/2017 18:09
'Children belong to the government, it's not a private matter'

'Children belong to the government, it's not a private matter'

Women's organizations push government to offer free preschool for babies over three months, mandatory schooling for those over three years.Gil Ronen , 16/10/2017 13:07
Religious parents happier with school system

Religious parents happier with school system

New poll shows more religious parents happy with their child's school than secular parents, quarter of Israeli parents dissatisfied.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2017 10:39
Bennett dismisses 'anti-religionization' campaign

Bennett dismisses 'anti-religionization' campaign

Education Minister: Israeli children should know who Natan Sharansky and Maimonedes are.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2017 16:07
Combating assimilation: The fight for American Jewish youth

Combating assimilation: The fight for American Jewish youth

New middle school curriculum offers students a way to connect to Israel and their Jewish roots.Chana Roberts, 07/08/2017 11:41
Pilot program allows Israeli students to graduate a year early

Pilot program allows Israeli students to graduate a year early

Program adds an extra month to first 3 years of high school so students can volunteer for a year or attend college earlier.JTA, 03/08/2017 15:23
Yad Vashem, Serbian government sign historical agreement

Yad Vashem, Serbian government sign historical agreement

Serbian teachers studying in Yad Vashem receive full accreditation for participation in seminars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2017 20:46
Watch: Little Jihadi girl with gun wants to marry Jew-killer

Watch: Little Jihadi girl with gun wants to marry Jew-killer

Palestinian Arab education raising generation to idealize murder.Mordechai Sones, 30/07/2017 11:58
'Yes, there is religionization in Israeli schools!'

'Yes, there is religionization in Israeli schools!'

If we are as proud of our Torah and tradition as the secular are of their liberalism they might begin to respect us. Opinion.Itamar Segal, 20/07/2017 20:08
'They're trying to mask feminine identity'

'They're trying to mask feminine identity'

Woman OB/GYN Dr. Chana Katan speaks about gender identity and women in combat.Eliran Aharon, 19/07/2017 12:20
Speak English? Become an English teacher in Israel!

Speak English? Become an English teacher in Israel!

Education Ministry and Talpiot Academic College of Education launch free program to train English-speakers to teach English in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 17/07/2017 17:28
How these teachers learned to teach the Holocaust

How these teachers learned to teach the Holocaust

New seminar emphasizes teaching what led up to the Holocaust, not just what happened between 1939-45.JTA, 10/07/2017 07:55
Jewish Federations leader dies of cancer

Jewish Federations leader dies of cancer

Jonathan Woocher, leading Jewish educational theorist, dies at 70.JTA, 08/07/2017 21:11
'We stem the tide of intermarriage'

'We stem the tide of intermarriage'

Be'er Hagolah in New York gives children of immigrant Jews affordable Jewish education.Eliran Aharon, 06/07/2017 22:24
This outdoor Negev preschool is shaking up Israeli education

This outdoor Negev preschool is shaking up Israeli education

'Forest preschool' puts Mitzpe Ramon on the map, draws educators from all over Israel.JTA, 19/06/2017 09:23
Parent calls class trip to Western Wall 'too political'

Parent calls class trip to Western Wall 'too political'

School trip changed after a parent complains about students' visit to Western Wall, City of David.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2017 12:04
Don't talk to soldiers about Israel's rights to Judea, Samaria

Don't talk to soldiers about Israel's rights to Judea, Samaria

IDF tells commanders not to discuss Israel's rights to Judea, Samaria - or the liberation of Jerusalem - with their soldiers.Ido Ben Porat, 05/06/2017 13:08
'Some aspects of haredi education are a model for other systems'

'Some aspects of haredi education are a model for other systems'

Haredi textbooks in Israel promote insularity and peaceful coexistence, study finds.JTA, 13/05/2017 20:48
Jews with most education are least religious, study finds

Jews with most education are least religious, study finds

Study finds only about a quarter of US Jews who have graduated from college believe in G-d and say religion is important to them.JTA, 27/04/2017 12:22
Channel 10 airs false accusations against Education Minister

Channel 10 airs false accusations against Education Minister

Channel 10 digs up book approved by leftist former Education Minister, blames current Education Minister for 'brainwashing.'Gil Ronen, 23/04/2017 13:54
Orthodox Union starts Chabad-on-campus type program

Orthodox Union starts Chabad-on-campus type program

Rebbetzin 2.0: Young Orthodox women break mold of 'rabbi’s wife' with co-equal role in OU-sponsored college campus initiative.JTA, 16/04/2017 07:29
'National religious education doesn't encourage girls to enlist'

'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, 04/04/2017 09:23
Canada protestor tears Quran to protest preferential treatment

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, 26/03/2017 07:49
'If Lebanese rockets strike Israel, it's a declaration of war'

'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, 20/03/2017 10:29
Nearly half of Israelis don't want haredi, Arab teachers

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, 19/03/2017 08:45
Arab school in Jerusalem closed for incitement

Arab school in Jerusalem closed for incitement

Elementary school affiliated with Hamas closed over incitement in curriculum: 'Our sovereignty in Jerusalem begins.'Gary Willig, 23/02/2017 16:44
'Complaints against children's books are much ado about nothing'

'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, 01/01/2017 18:52