Coalition under heat after PM's non-Kosher nosh
Netanyahu decides not to bring natural gas plan to the Knesset
Turkish delegation arrives in Israel to discuss investment in Palestinian business project
Which Member of Knesset was part of a deadly love triangle?
Everything’s coming up roses for ‘Bumblefoot’
Bike sharing scheme coming to Jerusalem but Shabbat war looms
Hadassah follows US centers in implanting embryonic stem cells into eye to treat AMD
Mysterious 2,000-year-old podium found near Temple Mount in City of David
Analysis: The return of the legionnaires and the impact on Israeli soccer landscape
Blue-and-white braces for final stretch
Tackle football: Israel overcomes Spain in 1st competitive game
Maccabi TA edges Beersheba thanks to Zahavi
Beit Shemesh high school for both haredi, national-religious kids opens new campus
Edelstein gives speech at UN
Officer injured in fire-fight between security forces, Palestinians in Jenin
Supreme Court rejects former Balad MK appeal of 1 year jail sentence
'Threats and dangers changing shape and direction,' commander of key IDF West Bank brigade says
Israeli teacher under fire for participating in Nabi Saleh demonstrations
Palestinian prisoners launch hunger strike to protest detention
Genesis Foundation launches fund to boost outreach to interfaith families
White supremacist aiming to kill Jews convicted in 3 Kansas murders
On the wings of ‘The Proud Bird’
Parents of Jewish journalist Sotloff open up to press one year after ISIS beheading
Soccer match in Germany ends in brawl amid anti-Semitic insults
Washington prepares for pivotal September vote in Congress on Iran nuclear deal
Merkel: Unacceptable how Iran continues to talk about Israel
Obama: US and Israel must improve Intel cooperation to stop Hezbollah from getting missiles
WATCH: Peres meets daughter of Iranian ayatollah in plea for peace
Israeli-Canadian woman who went to Kurdistan to fight ISIS, returns to Iraq to work with embattled charity
Brit fighting ISIS tells Jpost: My hassidic graffiti brings light to the darkness
ISIS partly destroys another ancient Roman temple in Palmyra, monitor says
Report: ISIS beheads 39 of its own members
Non-invasive test for Gaucher disease developed
Missing piece found in liver puzzle
Fledgling scientists meet elder geniuses
Risk of another autism spectrum disorder child after a first one is much lower than presumed
Finance Ministry pledges to reform solar energy sector
A rock star, 9 congressmen, and one solar field
German, Israeli and Jordanian experts team up to explore climate change and bird migration
Israel likely to be water-stressed in 2040, study finds
Israeli startup's digital 'guardian angel' saving lives of children with special needs
An Israeli laundry app with potential for more
Global innovators collaborate in Israel
The new space age: Israel holds youth satellite building contest
Further export decline raises concern over economy
NIS 4 million budgeted for Tel Aviv businesses affected by light rail construction
Dropping songs, not bombs: ISIS Karaoke Twitter account gains popularity
Is Kanye's upcoming trip to Israel a ploy to boost his presidential profile?
WATCH: Shimon Peres throws a paper airplane in the name of education
A fitting way to remember the fallen
Letters to the Editor: Grateful to Van Leer
Self-scrutiny in the Selichot
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Back to school
Candidly Speaking: Disband the disgraceful state-endorsed rabbinical leadership
Borderline Views: The global migration crisis
The People and The Book: Of power and pain
Stasis of belligerence
Necessary Stories: Hitched
A concerned poet
The improbable Zionist
Open the gates of conversion
A literary life
Solemnity and levity on the shore
A laptop, Wi-Fi and a cup of coffee
Unusual tombs in the Kidron Valley
Here come the ‘monument men’
Oddities: Almost paradise
It’s a boy!
Shades of black and white
The face of Israeli prostitution
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: כִּנֶרֶת
הַמִזְרָקָה הַמוּזִיקָלִית בְּאֵילַת
Samphire and sourdough
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Soldier?
Parshat Ki Tavo: A Wandering Aramean
Letters to a Lost Soldier - World War II is Finally Over in September, 1945!
The unwanted who keep coming
Gaza Evacuees in Halutza, 10 Years Later
A Corner in Nitzana Forest in Memory of Sergeant Erez Sagi
Australian Legislators and Political Advisors Visit Gaza Border Communities
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
Chinese Delegation Tours Negev Agriculture and Forestry
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
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“The PA teaches its children to reject Israel’s right to exist, encourages them to view Jews as evil and directs them to embrace terrorist murderers as role models.”
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Expanded High Court rejects Palestinian security prisoners appeal of ban on higher education studies; Court splits on whether sweeping ban allowed.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Libraries established along Israel National Trail.
By SHARON UDASIN
Bennett announces bonus for high school students who focus on mathematics.
Ariel University advice to students: Read out loud what you have learned from written text; write down text you have heard to remember better.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Women constitute only 29 percent of senior academics teaching and doing research in universities and 39% of those in colleges.
Founded by a Beduin in Rahat, Duroos helps students with university entrance exams.
By ARIEL BARBIERI-AGHIB,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Grappling for a decade with faults in medical education, Haifa Prof. Arie Oliven teamed up with computer experts to produce a ‘revolutionary’ platform.
Israel’s local Wikimedia affiliate, one of 47 around the world, is leading in several exciting new initiatives.
By NIV ELIS
Israel Science Day – postponed since March due to the elections and holidays – aims at encouraging young people of all ages to become interested in science.
Jewish teachers, together with others, complained last week of the biased teaching materials to the Board of Deputies of British Jews, which in turn alerted the government.
By JERRY LEWIS
Chabad operated Jewish schools could be seen as violating new law.
Remarks come amid an ongoing debate over the administration’s disciplinary actions against a professor, students who disrupted a speech about Israel’s 2014 Gaza incursion.
By SAM SOKOL
The Leven dynasty’s Rashi Foundation decides to put a face on the Zionist philanthropist organization to attract strategic partners.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
The event, focusing on ‘International Law and the State of Israel,’ was scheduled to be held at Southampton University later this month.
Qui se cache derrière la Fondation Rashi ? Pour attirer des partenaires stratégiques, la dynastie Leven a décidé de mettre un visage sur les créateurs de cette œuvre philanthropique majeure
Alternative school system Maayanot Rabbi Hiya favors process over progress; ‘In Jerusalem’ looks at how it motivates children to learn by discovering the world organically, as well as the challenges.
By LOREN MINSKY
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Readers respond to the latest 'In Jerusalem' articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Beliba Homa helps Haredi men overcome challenges as a lack of basic knowledge of math and English while pursuing a university education and maintaining their lifestyle by pairing them with students.
Cissie Chalkowsky introduced a new style of education for children with learning disabilities.
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
The school, run by principal Avi Lipman, is now in its sixth year and is intended for pupils who have not flourished in mainstream educational frameworks as well as those with mild learning difficulties, such as dyslexia and attention deficit disorder.
By JEREMY SHARON
After an Israel Teachers Association strike was averted on Monday night, the new school year was set to begin as schedule on Tuesday morning.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,SHARON UDASIN
Austria came in at first place, closely followed by Finland. Sweden, last year's winner, came in third. The United States came in at spot 25.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
NIS 300 million facility to be overseen by Hebrew University and Hadassah Medical Center.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Network of 25 high schools serves secular, religious and Druse populations
Birthday cakes balanced with fruits, vegetables, and physical activities are on the menu
Ministry says data from Macro Center is incorrect.
Christian schools say they do not have the funds to start the year
Chasdei Naomi hands out thousands of school-bags to children in need before the new school year.
A parents’ guide for staying sane in the summer.
Student councils from junior high and high schools across the country attend Education, Culture, and Sport Committee meeting.
Finance Ministry: economic strength of the system can withstand the small cut
Though slight improvements are noticeable, the study found, there has yet to be a sharp change in trends to close gaps.
In the 2013/14 school year, 65.5% of students who studied in high school matriculated.
Chairman of NUIS: technological college students treated as second class.
No increase in school prices for upcoming school year.
In addition to summer vacation schools, the Education Ministry has planned other programs for children of all ages.
Forum representative: There was money allocated, where did it go?
MK Kisch says he "will continue in this struggle with every tool at my disposal."
Ein Hemed Campus and Darkei Torah Yeshiva have started small enterprise maintaining websites for small businesses.
Research shows youth excelling more than older generation in education, employment.
Education Ministry: don't give into pressures, schools will operate on Sunday
High school students to start summer vacation.
'The main message is working on the values of Zionism, democracy, and Judaism.'
The rate of Israeli-born high school students dropping out of Education Ministry-run middle and high schools in the 2013-2014 school year is 2.2 percent, while 4.5% of immigrants did so.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Chair of Education Committee scolds director-general of education ministry
Starting in the 2015/16 school year, the approximately 4,000 preschools that care for 30 for more children will have an additional assistant on staff.
‘People should realize they want to be part of their communities.’
Education expert: Immediate need to invest in weaker segments of society.
Hebrew University states it had no prior knowledge of incidents.
Opposition leader takes jab at Bayit Yehudi party during event at Modi'in high school.
Bennett started a "listening campaign" over the past few weeks, during which he meets with principals, teachers, students and members of the education system.
New report outlines policy measures to improve Israeli society.
"Knowing the language and being able to communicate with different people can increase our sense of security and serve as a bridge between people," Likud MK Hazan says.
The center will provide courses and training for people with disabilities in subjects such as photography, video, physical education teacher assistant, language skills, communication and technology.
Ben-Gurion University president Prof. Rivka Carmi takes the title this year.
Currently, students who complete their second degrees at the non-research institutions can only pursue a third degree outside of Israel or in a different field of study.
Interdisciplinary, experiential and game-theory techniques let students take learning to a new level.
Newest guidelines have delivery services bringing the exam questionnaires directly to approximately half the schools in the country.
Nina Weiner’s work encourages academic excellence, dedication to communities in country’s periphery
There is an estimated 40 billion dollars invested in grants annually by the Chinese government.
World renowned education adviser Pasi Sahlberg recommends setting politics aside, focusing on schooling.
State Comptroller report shows need for more staff in kindergartens, more oversight over high school reforms.
The lesson plans, intended to show the harms of racism and violence, differ according to age.
The guidelines state that cameras mounted inside the school must only be in public areas.
Hi-tech entrepreneur speaks at EduAction Forum on the relationship between education and economy in Israel.
14 Arab and Israeli researchers meet at University of Cambridge, provide insight on attaining a trajectory of strong and sustainable growth and job creation.
Despite promises to expand program to third and fourth grades, three-week camp will run according to last year’s limited format.
The large majority of haredi boys are taught extremely basic Maths and English in elementary school and virtually none in high school.
The institute said it would cancel the section in question so that it will not be included in the final grading of the exams.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Gag has Netanyahu appointing Joint (Arab) List leader to run Education Ministry.
Israel has had many success stories, but few have been as dramatic as that of the Sam Spiegel Film and Television School in Jerusalem, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary.
By HANNAH BROWN
Fisher: For first time ever parents intend to exercise right to influence 25% of school curriculum.
Controversial professor makes incendiary comments on Facebook blaming Zionist Union's election loss on Jews from the Muslim world.
By BEN HARTMAN
Organization works to integrate people into the workforce, runs youth programs, trains educators, and operates Community Knowledge Centers.
New Frost Scholarship Program is designated for Israeli students interested in pursuing Master’s degrees in the sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.
The new minister needs to put his shoulder to the wheel to get the education system extricated from the mire.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
An innovative minister of education, Aharon Yadlin became one of the leading figures in Israeli public life.
By PATRICIA GOLAN
Education Minister Naftali Bennett sees a clear connection tying the UN report on the last conflict with Gaza to the Dreyfus Affair, and BDS to the Amalekites’ efforts to dehumanize the Israelites.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER,LAHAV HARKOV
Yael Ziegler employs the literary-theological approach in her study of the Book of Ruth.
By ALAN JOTKOWITZ
As head of the worldwide SOS Children’s Villages, Siddhartha Kaul checks in on two of the organizations junior care facilities in Israel.
By BARRY DAVIS
A new generation of Orthodoxy among Jews seeks to find a community that supports religious observance and secular ideals of individualism and education.
By ATARA BECK
Congo-Brazzaville, an African nation of just 3.5 million with sufficient resources, remains mired in corruption, police torture and roadblocks to residents getting educated and moving forward.
By TAMARA BARAAZ
American-based game gives children with Asperger’s and mild autism an enjoyable way to learn social skills
By LAUREN SIRIT
Listening to a lecture with a beer in hand is becoming the de rigueur night out.
By NAAMA BARAK
In its first year, Limmud aims to reframe Judaism for the White City.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Sold-out event brings leaders in multiple disciplines to the capital to present their ideas.
By GAVRIEL FISKE
The Young Ambassadors program recruits high-school students to teach them communication skills and spread around a little good PR.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Peres, Bennett team up in a series of viral videos to launch a national program to strengthen mathematics education.
There were periods and places which really felt this time of year to be Yamim Nora’im – Days of Awe.
By RAYMOND APPLE,RAYMOND APPLE
Perhaps only an individual visionary can cut through the tangle of blame, and develop initiatives that alter mindsets and accomplish enduring change.
By KENNETH BANDLER
During the past five years Israel’s universities have attempted to make up lost ground following a decade of reduced public funding, which brought about a major brain drain.
By DAVID NEWMAN
Readers respond to the latest 'Jerusalem Post' article.
‘What’s the point of learning,’ the author recalls students asking, ‘if we’re going to shy away from the issues that are most critical?’
By DANIEL GORDIS
The combination of overcrowded classrooms, low teacher salaries and a too-frequent change of education minister results in educational deterioration.
By BRENDA KATTEN