Minister criticizes ‘The Other is Me’ program, saying he doesn’t believe in ‘blurring identities’.
Preschool, officials from state-supervised school give conflicting accounts of enrollment refusal of 2-year-old girl with Kenyan mother.
List still led by Harvard, Stanford and MIT, but Hebrew U. and Technion somewhat improve their positions in 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities.
Education Ministry says the new program is meant to help Arab students integrate into the workforce and reduce inequality.
Government religious and Haredi schools punch above their weight, but also tend to have smaller classes and to screen applicants.
Aims for limit of 34 students per class within five years, starting on September 1.
Bar-Ilan University's Yaffa Zilbershats will head the Council for Higher Education’s budget committee, the first woman to hold the post.
Head of national LGBT task force says he welcomed the meeting, would happily hold similar meetings with other Knesset members from Bennett's Habayit Hayehudi party.
Suspect was convicted of attempted murder after stabbing three during 2005 Gay Pride Parade; he was recently released from prison.
Overall matriculation rate of Israeli 12th graders was 65 percent in 2013-2014.