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Preschool teacher from central Israel suspected of abusing children

Preschool teacher from central Israel suspected of abusing children

Parents file complaint after footage shows possible abuse by preschool teacher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2020 14:06
Indictment: Women slapped, threw, and dragged children attending childcare center

Indictment: Women slapped, threw, and dragged children attending childcare center

Prosecutor submits indictment against four assistants at childcare center in Ramle, charging them with abuse and attack on minors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2020 17:23
A kick and a slap on the back: Footage from the 'wipes game' daycare

A kick and a slap on the back: Footage from the 'wipes game' daycare

Court okays publication of footage from 'wipes game' Ramle childcare center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2020 20:17
Security footage of Ramle 'wipes game' preschool shows over 200 incidents of violence

Security footage of Ramle 'wipes game' preschool shows over 200 incidents of violence

Court extends arrest of daycare center owner Lital Bersi, says she knew about abuse and failed to report.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2020 16:48
Daycare crisis: 20% of childcare centers denied permission to operate

Daycare crisis: 20% of childcare centers denied permission to operate

Just 40% of childcare centers requested permission to operate under new law - and 20% of requests were denied.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2020 10:25
Owner of Ramle 'wipes game' preschool released to house arrest

Owner of Ramle 'wipes game' preschool released to house arrest

Owner of Ramle preschool released to house arrest, footage shows preschool's assistants hit children, invented new 'game.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2020 12:28
Ashdod parent: 'Preschool teacher tied my son to a chair'

Ashdod parent: 'Preschool teacher tied my son to a chair'

Police investigate claim that 50-year-old preschool teacher tied child to a chair.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2020 20:45
Private preschools: 'Preschools will close, parents won't be able to work'

Private preschools: 'Preschools will close, parents won't be able to work'

Private Preschools Forum warns: Closing daycares will lead to economic shutdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2020 14:37
Kindergarten teacher who died of COVID-19 left heartrending letter

Kindergarten teacher who died of COVID-19 left heartrending letter

Shalva Zalfreund, the kindergarten teacher who died of coronavirus says she was infected by one of the children, leaves heartrending letter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2020 22:44
Private preschools: 'Give us what was promised, or we'll shut down the next school year'

Private preschools: 'Give us what was promised, or we'll shut down the next school year'

'We're bleeding to death, every day more preschools close,' heads of Private Preschools Forum say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2020 11:37
Preschools partially reopen

Preschools partially reopen

70% of children to be allowed to return to daycare. Children to return to preschool for half the week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2020 08:39
Jerusalem preschools to open on Lag Ba'omer

Jerusalem preschools to open on Lag Ba'omer

Beit Shemesh Mayor Aliza Bloch calls on government to decide whether preschools should open on Lag Ba'omer, says parent pressure is 'wrong.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/05/2020 14:42
Daycares to reopen on Sunday - at 70% capacity

Daycares to reopen on Sunday - at 70% capacity

Government-supervised daycares to reopen, ministries decide, but with smaller groups.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2020 08:58
Blue and White promises: 'Free education from birth'

Blue and White promises: 'Free education from birth'

Blue and White party touts promise of free and quality education from birth to age 18. Will it become mandatory?Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2020 14:58
Police investigate Bnei Brak preschool assistant suspected of abuse

Police investigate Bnei Brak preschool assistant suspected of abuse

Police open investigation after receiving complaint regarding abusive childcare worker in Bnei Brak.Ben Shaul, 12/02/2020 11:47
Child abuse suspected in Rosh Ha'ayin preschool

Child abuse suspected in Rosh Ha'ayin preschool

Police open investigation after preschool assistants report child abuse by preschool teacher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2020 08:37
Education Ministry: Children born in January will not be admitted to preschool early

Education Ministry: Children born in January will not be admitted to preschool early

Education Ministry removes option to request younger children be allowed to begin public preschool a year early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 09:52
Israeli kindergarten closed after segregating Ethiopian children

Israeli kindergarten closed after segregating Ethiopian children

Kindergarten in Kiryat Gat ordered to close following complaints that Ethiopian children were segregated from rest of population.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/09/2019 08:01
Preschool aide charged with assaulting 3-year-olds

Preschool aide charged with assaulting 3-year-olds

Police charge aide at Kfar Saba preschool for children with special needs with assaulting multiple children, including throwing children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2019 17:32
Preschool opens at former concentration camp in Serbia

Preschool opens at former concentration camp in Serbia

Preschool in Serbia opens at a building that once was part of a Nazi concentration camp. "Inappropriate, considering what took place there.”Sam Sokol, JTA, 14/08/2019 20:24
D.C.: Preschool staffer on leave due to 'inappropriate conduct'

D.C.: Preschool staffer on leave due to 'inappropriate conduct'

D.C. police investigating child sexual abuse allegations at Reform preschoolJTA, 30/08/2018 12:53
'Camera law' approved in preliminary vote

'Camera law' approved in preliminary vote

Knesset gives preliminary approval to law requiring security cameras in institutions caring for minors and helpless.Chana Roberts, 04/07/2018 14:59
'Investing in daycare will help more women enter the workforce'

'Investing in daycare will help more women enter the workforce'

Haredi MK pushes government to open new subsidized daycare centers in bid to bring more women into the workforce.Ben Shaul, 14/03/2018 09:23
Jewish family’s adopted son accused of trashing Chabad preschool

Jewish family’s adopted son accused of trashing Chabad preschool

Florida teenager scrawls Hitler slur on Chabad preschool, smashes bookshelves and televisions.JTA, 18/11/2017 17:58
Parents jump for joy: 7 less vacation days for kids

Parents jump for joy: 7 less vacation days for kids

Caving to parents' pressure, Education Minister Bennett adds seven days to the school year. Will this help children, the economy, or both?Chana Roberts, 06/07/2017 12:53
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
Abusive preschool teacher goes to jail

Abusive preschool teacher goes to jail

Abusive preschool teacher, manager, get jail time. Parents: Justice has been served.Reut Hadar, 14/06/2017 13:56
Does daycare harm children's development?

Does daycare harm children's development?

Studies show long hours in daycare lead to high cortisol levels, harm children's emotional development.Shoshana Heiman, 10/06/2017 23:19
Schoolyard tragedy: 3-year old dies in preschool playground

Schoolyard tragedy: 3-year old dies in preschool playground

3-year old boy chokes to death after playing in sandbox at his preschool. Police detain four staff members following child's death.David Rosenberg, 30/04/2017 19:28
First Jewish preschool in Krakow since Holocaust

First Jewish preschool in Krakow since Holocaust

Krakow JCC receives grant to create Jewish nursery school.JTA, 22/02/2017 10:27
Parents Rebel against Mandatory Pre-Nursery School

Parents Rebel against Mandatory Pre-Nursery School

Starting this year, all children aged 3 will have to enroll in pre-nursery schools – but parents say conditions are intolerable.Gil Ronen, 08/02/2015 17:09
Sandbox Spreads Disease in Jerusalem Preschool

Sandbox Spreads Disease in Jerusalem Preschool

Parents of children enrolled in a preschool in Jerusalem's Pat neighborhood claim sandbox has not been cleaned for years.Tova Dvorin , 04/11/2013 17:39