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'Isolate the haredim, cut them off,' says Prof. Gabi Barbash

'Isolate the haredim, cut them off,' says Prof. Gabi Barbash

"The haredi problem is truly difficult to address," says former Health Ministry director-general. "They have politicians in a stranglehold."Y Rabinovitz, 18/10/2020 20:04
Private daycares to remain open during lockdown?

Private daycares to remain open during lockdown?

'Private preschools are essential for Israel's economy, will reopen immediately following holiday,' Private Preschool Forum says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2020 10:15
Suspicion: Staff hit the children, and threw them on mattresses

Suspicion: Staff hit the children, and threw them on mattresses

Five childcare workers arrested on suspicion of abuse. 'It was natural that we brought our twins there, we trusted her,' father says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2020 10:05
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
Women from Beitar Illit unwanted in Gush Etzion preschools?

Women from Beitar Illit unwanted in Gush Etzion preschools?

'It's not pleasant to work in a place where they suddenly begin treating you with suspicion,' assistant says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2020 15:23
Haredi preschool chains threaten to shut 'summer camps' over bureaucracy

Haredi preschool chains threaten to shut 'summer camps' over bureaucracy

'Unthinkable that 150,000 children will be left without childcare due to bureaucracy,' director says.Michal Levi, 06/07/2020 16:06
12 Herzliya preschools close due to coronavirus

12 Herzliya preschools close due to coronavirus

Eight more preschools in central Israeli city close after staff member is diagnosed with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2020 15:43
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
Coronavirus in an Ashkelon preschool?

Coronavirus in an Ashkelon preschool?

Ashkelon municipality replaces all staff members until coronavirus test results are received.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2020 10:46
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
MKs demand PM Netanyahu intervene to save daycares from collapse due to coronavirus crisis

MKs demand PM Netanyahu intervene to save daycares from collapse due to coronavirus crisis

Prevent 'collapse of daycares and preschools,' right-wing MKs demand.Michal Levi, 28/04/2020 15:28
Preschools, daycares, and hesder yeshivas to close due to coronavirus concerns

Preschools, daycares, and hesder yeshivas to close due to coronavirus concerns

PM Netanyahu announces: Preschools and daycares to close. DM Bennett orders hesder yeshivas, yeshiva dorms, to close as wellArutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2020 23:02
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
'The Ministry of Education doesn't care about the children'

'The Ministry of Education doesn't care about the children'

Preschool teachers are leaving the field after Min. of Education forces integration of special needs children into regular preschools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2020 10:19
'Don't teach preschoolers about the Holocaust'

'Don't teach preschoolers about the Holocaust'

Head of preschool teachers' association calls on preschool staff not to teach young children about Holocaust, to avoid unnecessary trauma.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2018 11:17
US preschool: 3-year-old shoots, injures, 2 other children

US preschool: 3-year-old shoots, injures, 2 other children

Michigan preschooler accidentally fires gun in unlicensed child care center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2017 08:15
Chabad school in Tel Zion suffers criminal neglect

Chabad school in Tel Zion suffers criminal neglect

Regional Council kicks Chabad preschool out of its building so private preschool can use it - two weeks before school starts.Chana Roberts, 16/08/2017 07:56
Government fortifies Gaza-area schools against Hamas missiles

Government fortifies Gaza-area schools against Hamas missiles

Israel's government fortifies dozens of schools and preschools against Hamas rockets.Kobi Finkler, 12/07/2017 12:21
Bnei Brak preschool teachers try to strike, court intervenes

Bnei Brak preschool teachers try to strike, court intervenes

Bnei Brak rabbinical court orders preschool teachers not to strike, municipality slams preschool teachers for opening work debate.Ben Shaul, 20/03/2017 09:01
Health Ministry proposes new anti-smoking laws

Health Ministry proposes new anti-smoking laws

Health Ministry proposes law equating e-cigs and cigarettes, widening no-smoking radius around preschools and playgrounds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2017 14:35