Special Education

News for Special Education

'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
'No budget without funding for haredi special ed'

'No budget without funding for haredi special ed'

MK Gafni demands Finance Committee members insist on budget for haredi special education students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2019 14:23
Parents to force school strike on Friday?

Parents to force school strike on Friday?

Parents protest moving funding from holiday programs to special education.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2019 08:37
School year may not start at special-ed schools

School year may not start at special-ed schools

Budget deficit may prevent special education schools from opening on time, Education Min. Peretz warns.Ido Ben Porat, 12/08/2019 11:49
Despite all the limitations: Haredim favor integration

Despite all the limitations: Haredim favor integration

New survey reveals 84% of haredi public believes integrating children with disabilities into regular classes contributes to their children.Mordechai Sones, 24/12/2018 20:51
‘Special in Uniform'

‘Special in Uniform'

ILTV speaks with Exec. Dir. of ‘Special in Uniform' which teaches valuable life skills and helps special needs teens join the army.ILTV, 05/12/2018 04:32
'Near-disaster' as tractor hits gas pipe near J'lem school

'Near-disaster' as tractor hits gas pipe near J'lem school

Tractor strikes gas pipe at Jerusalem school for special education. Municipality allows classes to resume while leak continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2018 22:46
New 'smart toy' offers autistic children new ways to learn

New 'smart toy' offers autistic children new ways to learn

Hi-tech digital companion robot allows parents to customize educational games for special needs children.Eliran Baruch, CES Las Vegas, 15/01/2018 20:10
Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein welcomes adolescents studying in special needs yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2017 09:49
Secular parents angry at Beit Shemesh separation

Secular parents angry at Beit Shemesh separation

Outcry as Beit Shemesh Municipality holds educational event with gender separation. Municipality: 'This allowed 75% of parents to attend.'Shoshana Miskin, 29/05/2016 22:21
"Every Child is Special" - and So is this Book

"Every Child is Special" - and So is this Book

Written in Hebrew by a well-known Israeli therapist, it is now available in English. At first glance, it seems aimed at children, but it packs a message for both youngsters and the adults in their lives. Rochel Sylvetsky, 02/06/2014 09:06
Aleh Dedicates New Special Ed School in Jerusalem

Aleh Dedicates New Special Ed School in Jerusalem

The ALEH network for special children last week began the new year by dedicating a new school for its children in Jerusalem.Hana Levi Julian, 15/10/2012 21:41
Special Ed Australian Bnei Akiva Group in Israel

Special Ed Australian Bnei Akiva Group in Israel

Shevet Yuval, a Bnei Akiva group of special education children from Australia, concluded a special two-week to Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 27/09/2011 05:39
The Camp for Special Children

The Camp for Special Children

The Friends for Health summer camp is designed specifically for children with special needs. Arutz Sheva visited the camp's final day.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 19/07/2011 20:58
IDF's Special Ed Volunteers

IDF's Special Ed Volunteers

IDF and a school for special needs students in Jerusalem team up to give students a sense of what it feels like to serve in the army.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 30/06/2011 03:15