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ITU head: 'Give teachers the third coronavirus vaccine'

ITU head: 'Give teachers the third coronavirus vaccine'

Yaffa Ben David, head of Israel's Teachers Union, demands Health Minister allow teachers to receive 'booster' dose before school begins.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2021 15:25
Coalition of Jewish groups works to derail LA teachers union BDS resolution

Coalition of Jewish groups works to derail LA teachers union BDS resolution

L.A. Parents Against Antisemitism group using letter campaign to get teachers on their side before a September union vote on a BDS motion.Dan Verbin, 28/07/2021 20:45
Yaffa Ben David: 'The principals aren't ready - that's insane'

Yaffa Ben David: 'The principals aren't ready - that's insane'

Yaffa Ben David, head of the Teachers Union, blasts Education Min. Shasha-Biton: 'Clarify policies, we heard it only from the media.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2021 20:18
LA Unified School Board unanimously condemns anti-Semitism

LA Unified School Board unanimously condemns anti-Semitism

Board's resolution calls for updated resources for administrators and teachers to address all forms of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 15/07/2021 17:01
Anti-Israel items voted down by largest US teachers union

Anti-Israel items voted down by largest US teachers union

The two resolutions calling for union to "publicize its support for the Palestinian struggle" were overwhelmingly voted down by a majority.Dan Verbin, 05/07/2021 14:54
Largest US teachers union to vote on extreme anti-Israel motions

Largest US teachers union to vote on extreme anti-Israel motions

National teachers union's anti-Israel motions will "only add more fuel to the fire" of rising anti-Semitism, says StandWithUs.Dan Verbin, 24/06/2021 22:06
US parents group asks teachers union head to denounce anti-Semitic union resolutions

US parents group asks teachers union head to denounce anti-Semitic union resolutions

National parents group calls on American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten to condemn two anti-Semitic union resolutions.Dan Verbin, 22/06/2021 14:43
Jewish teacher resigns from LA union over pro-BDS motion

Jewish teacher resigns from LA union over pro-BDS motion

Jewish teacher slams union for bringing to motion a vote that "stands by a terrorist organization...that wants to kill every Jew."Dan Verbin, 09/06/2021 14:56
Jewish teachers resigning from increasingly anti-Israel UK education union

Jewish teachers resigning from increasingly anti-Israel UK education union

Jewish teachers are resigning from the UK's main education union over concerns it has become "increasingly obsessed" with vilifying Israel.Dan Verbin, 28/05/2021 15:46
Yoav Galant says he 'can't promise school year will start on time'

Yoav Galant says he 'can't promise school year will start on time'

'Our goal is to help Israeli students,' Education Minister Yoav Galant says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2020 00:07
Strike at schools on Sunday still a possibility

Strike at schools on Sunday still a possibility

Regional Labor Court sends the sides to intensive negotiations, does not issue injunction against possible teachers' strike.Ben Ariel, 29/08/2019 00:08
Teachers' union announces additional labor disputes

Teachers' union announces additional labor disputes

'There is a daily violation of the status and rights of employees and teaching staff,' says secretary-general of the teachers' union.Orly Harari, 18/08/2019 18:37
Australian teachers' sample test claims Israel persecutes Arabs

Australian teachers' sample test claims Israel persecutes Arabs

Australian teachers union sample answer for test suggests Israel persecutes Arabs because 'they don’t follow the Jewish religion.' Henry Benjamin, JTA, 17/07/2019 21:37
Teachers sue US over student loans that weren't forgiven

Teachers sue US over student loans that weren't forgiven

Broken promises: Debbie Baker is a plaintiff in a lawsuit being brought by big teachers union against the Department of Education.NPR, 12/07/2019 19:13
Teachers Union to stage warning strike

Teachers Union to stage warning strike

School begins tomorrow at 11 to protest non-payment of full salaries to thousands of workers. Special education institutions not affected.Mordechai Sones, 02/01/2017 19:30
Teachers Livid Over Union Signing Boycott Document

Teachers Livid Over Union Signing Boycott Document

Furious WhatsApp debate over Teachers' Union support of document blaming 'settlements' results in threats of legal action.Uzi Baruch, 10/07/2015 14:18
Low Teacher Pay is a Threat to National Security

Low Teacher Pay is a Threat to National Security

For the new school year that starts Sept. 1 in Israel: Much can be done to restructure the educational system, but restructuring without pay reform is rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic.Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 29/08/2014 07:28