Ze'ev Degani, principal of Tel Aviv's Gymnasia Herzliya, may have intended to show the ministry and his pupils that he doesn’t yield to intimidation after officials appeal to him to cancel lecture.
Young people keep leaving the Haredi fold, but a lack of government funds is limiting activities run by nonprofits that help them.
Education Ministry continues to run activities like after-school and matriculation-preparation classes despite decision to stop them in the name of integration.
Six months ago, the IDF decided against allowing women to serve in the units, but the issue will now be revisited.
Gender separation undermines the educational essence of academic life, asserts Prof. Joseph Klafter, revealing his plan to raise $1 billion over a period of 10 years.
Education Ministry study: Immigrants from former Soviet Union also report more negative school experiences than native Israelis; Western-born students fare about the same as locally born peers.
In a recent tender for academic studies, the ministry stipulated that criticism of the ministry or the government would not be tolerated.
Why was an Israeli Arab teen repairing Israel's border fence in the first place? Far from the public eye and from politicians' hearts, Arab youths are falling between the cracks.
Course was reinstated after solving procedural issues; revisions were made to the syllabus in response to concerns that the course was promoting political agenda.
The municipality has already crafted a five-year plan to build 2,200 classrooms at a cost of $585 million – especially for Arabs and ultra-Orthodox Jews.