On Holocaust Education, the Government Got One Right

Ignore the cynics; the Education Ministry's new program is a well thought out attempt to help children cope with Holocaust Day.

It’s fun and easy to mock the Education Ministry headed by Shai Piron. The dramatic announcements about canceling the psychometric exam, the change in the format of the matriculation exams, the addition and subtraction of educational content and the abridgement of the summer vacation have caused many people to sense confusion, a lack of professionalism and a pursuit of fame and headlines....