Arabic Teacher Called for Hearing Over Haaretz Op-ed

Iris Maimon warned against Education Minister Piron’s reforms in matriculation exams, and about vanishing Arabic studies.

The Education Ministry has summoned an Arabic-language teacher for a hearing tomorrow in the wake of an op-ed she published in Haaretz. The teacher, Iris Maimon, has been leading the fight of Arabic-language teachers in the months since Education Minister Shay Piron decided to cancel mandatory 10th-grade Arabic studies.