Orthodox Jewish high schools in the United States try to balance concerns for their reputation and their students, as growing number of teens openly identify as gay.
In modern Hebrew, beit midrash has expanded to refer to the followers of a particular person or to that person’s school of thought.
Education Ministry approves plan; question mark remains over whether religious state schools will teach the subject as part of science curriculum.
Verete was called to disciplinary hearings earlier this year for allegedly criticizing the army in class.
Beneath a veneer of normalcy, Moscovites ponder how much time they have left before the country will change completely.
Open Hillel hopes to highlight opinions and voices on Israel that have been made taboo by mainstream Jewish groups.
About 200 religious public schools completely separate boys and girls.
Israeli politicians say the Palestinian side doesn't educate the next generation for peace. Does Israel?
Many of us have ignored the real message of the call to action, 'never forget.'
Haaretz spends a week on campus at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya to learn how the monied institute has become a leader in the local academic sphere, and what that says about us.