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EU official calls for review of conditions of educational aid to PA

EU official calls for review of conditions of educational aid to PA

European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement calls on EU to review conditions by which it gives funding to education in the PA.Ben Ariel, 22/06/2021 05:39
EU study: PA textbooks teach antisemitism, glorify terror

EU study: PA textbooks teach antisemitism, glorify terror

Study commissioned by the EU finds rampant antisemitic, anti-Israel propaganda in Palestinian Authority education system.Arutz Sheva Staff , 20/06/2021 15:35
Turkish school textbooks call Jews and Christians ‘infidels’

Turkish school textbooks call Jews and Christians ‘infidels’

School textbooks in Turkey drop term 'People of the Book', refer to Jews and Christians as 'infidels'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 04/03/2021 20:42
Saudi textbooks remove anti-Semitism, but 'more must be done'

Saudi textbooks remove anti-Semitism, but 'more must be done'

Saudi Arabia begins process of removing anti-Semitism, jihadism from school textbooks. Experts say more must be done.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2020 10:39
Peace without Education for Peace?

Peace without Education for Peace?

The legacy of Abu Dhabi and the UAE is education fostering lethal weapons of mass instruction. That, too, must change. Opinion.David Bedein, 01/09/2020 12:39
What did you learn in school today, dear little UNRWA child?

What did you learn in school today, dear little UNRWA child?

'Demistifying the UNRWA approach to curriculum' is a report by UNRWA to the UN. Let's take a look inside the PA texts used by UNRWA. Op-ed.David Bedein, 20/07/2020 16:57
Palestinian Authority condemned for violence-promoting school textbooks

Palestinian Authority condemned for violence-promoting school textbooks

European Parliament condemns Palestinian Authority textbooks that promote hate and violence.Marcy Oster, JTA, 19/05/2020 09:04
UK Hodder Education Publishing withdraws biased Middle East GCSE History Textbook

UK Hodder Education Publishing withdraws biased Middle East GCSE History Textbook

Victory for voluntary pro-Israel lawyers group who wrote a critique of the one-sided analysis of Israel's history in a UK school textbook..Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2020 13:41
Remove weapons of mass instruction for Deal to begin

Remove weapons of mass instruction for Deal to begin

Ttwenty years of research by the Israel Resource Center show that the PLO has transformed schools into a tool of war against Israel. Changing that is an absolute condition for any progress toward impplementing the Deal of the Century. David Bedein, 06/02/2020 07:01
Another anti-Jewish textbook gets publisher thumbs down

Another anti-Jewish textbook gets publisher thumbs down

A good many textbooks and educational institutions use false information from a 1978 study written under the guidance of the UN Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People. Even the maps are wrong. David Singer, 26/01/2020 08:50
Greenblatt and Kushner: Tackle indoctrination before economics   

Greenblatt and Kushner: Tackle indoctrination before economics   

There is an inherent danger that the focus on economics will allow the Palestinian Authority to continue to operate a school system based on war indoctrination against Israel. David Bedein, 05/06/2019 05:35
UNRWA textbooks don't mention Israel once

UNRWA textbooks don't mention Israel once

Report finds UNRWA textbooks for grades 1-10 only refer to the Jewish State as the 'Zionist Occupation,' erasing Jewish history in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2019 07:56
Dutch textbook leaves out Jewish ties to Jerusalem

Dutch textbook leaves out Jewish ties to Jerusalem

Publisher which previously released textbooks accusing Israelis of ethnic cleansing prints new textbooks omitting Jewish ties to Jerusalem.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/02/2019 14:59
What kind of education is Germany funding in Gaza?

What kind of education is Germany funding in Gaza?

Schoolbooks are the most revealing source of information regarding the values and aspirations a society would instill in the minds of its youngsters. David Bedein, 09/12/2018 07:24
Palestinian Authority textbooks and the lessons they teach

Palestinian Authority textbooks and the lessons they teach

How have the Oslo Accords been implemented as far as education for peace is concerned? A research study exposes the truth.David Bedein, 07/10/2018 15:00
Texas board: Arab rejection of Israel responsible for conflict

Texas board: Arab rejection of Israel responsible for conflict

Texas Board of Education keeps requirement to teach that Arab rejection of Israel is responsible for ongoing Mideast conflict.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/09/2018 08:04
Textbook blaming Holocaust victims required reading

Textbook blaming Holocaust victims required reading

Book claiming Holocaust victims didn’t ‘tap into’ inner strength required reading at North Carolina University.JTA, 03/08/2018 14:39
Britain to review incitement in PA textbooks

Britain to review incitement in PA textbooks

British government and other donors to PA education system to review of incitement against Israel and Jews.Ben Ariel, Canada, 06/07/2018 23:52
Belgium: Offering a ‘neutral education?’

Belgium: Offering a ‘neutral education?’

Belgian textbook features ‘misleading’ cartoon on water situation in Judea and Samaria.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2018 22:29
PA government targets Israeli textbooks

PA government targets Israeli textbooks

PA government claims Israeli school textbooks encourage murder of Palestinian Arabs.Dalit Halevi, 17/01/2018 05:04
'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
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
Czech Republic keeps Jerusalem on the map

Czech Republic keeps Jerusalem on the map

The Czech Republic decided not to carry out its previous decision to erase Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in school textbooks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2016 16:22
Incitement:  The Engine Driving Global Terrorism, Part II

Incitement: The Engine Driving Global Terrorism, Part II

Teachers within the PA teach their students that territory delineated by former British Mandate – from the Jordan River to the Mediterranean– is theirs. They say Israel is land that was “stolen” from the Arabs in 1948. Eli E. Hertz, 14/10/2015 07:53
US Hiding Report on Radical Saudi School Textbooks

US Hiding Report on Radical Saudi School Textbooks

Pressure on Obama, ahead of Saudi trip, to reveal extensive report on traditionally anti-Semitic textbooks kept under wraps since 2012.Ari Yashar, 25/03/2014 18:38
Hamas is Brainwashing Youngsters - It's in the NY Times

Hamas is Brainwashing Youngsters - It's in the NY Times

Kids are brainwashed, writers fear for their lives, Israeli books are banned. Peace?Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 06/11/2013 06:41
Review: Israel Does Not Exist in PA Textbooks

Review: Israel Does Not Exist in PA Textbooks

Knesset review of PA textbooks used in UNWRA schools confirms: Jewish rights never acknowledged.Rina Tzvi , 25/06/2013 20:46
Ministry Seeks 60% Support for Textbook Lending

Ministry Seeks 60% Support for Textbook Lending

If 60% of parents agree to rent, rather than buy, children’s textbooks, schools will open lending programs.Maayana Miskin, 19/06/2013 15:10
Piron: More Kids to Get Textbooks from School

Piron: More Kids to Get Textbooks from School

A program that would allow children to receive textbooks from schools and return them at the end of the school year will be expanded David Lev, 26/05/2013 20:38
Report: Comparative Study of PA and Israeli Textbooks

Report: Comparative Study of PA and Israeli Textbooks

The writer says that In times of war, textbooks should promote nationalism rather than peace. Ted Belman, Israpundit, 08/02/2013 14:23
Jerusalem Arabs 'Expel' Israel School Texts

Jerusalem Arabs 'Expel' Israel School Texts

Arab schools in Jerusalem refuse to use Israeli-revised textbooks that omit Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, PA officials announce. Chana Ya'ar, 08/09/2011 14:34
Approval for Digital Textbooks

Approval for Digital Textbooks

A law that would provide students with a digital alternative to standard textbooks is making its way through the Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 17/07/2011 18:04