06.01.2016 | 24 Iyar, 5776
PayPal terminates anti-Israel BDS France account
Moroccan BDS calls on Muslims to boycott Israeli dates during Ramadan
Palestinian-American activist accuses Israel and US of shared legacy of ethnic cleansing
Shin Bet: 2 minors arrested for terror stabbing of elderly women in Jerusalem
'Ramadan Nights' tours of Arab villages to take place during Ramadan
Blatt to return to Europe, sign deal in Turkey
SINAI SAYS: Israeli judokas blazing path for blue-and-white athletes
Jerusalem under the gun in Game 5 vs Hap Tel Aviv
PM’s readiness to negotiate peace based on Arab plan makes no waves
Liberman patron Schlaff visits Israel
Diplomatic spouses rally to help migrant children in south Tel Aviv
Turkmenistan FM here for first time in 20 years
WATCH: Surf's up for Brian Wilson ahead of Israel visit
Classical Review: Gloria
Taking pride in film
Alice Cooper for president!
Israel falls to Serbia in Elisha Levy’s debut
Candidly Speaking: American Jewish leaders fail to confront the anti-Israel bandwagon
Ignore the zealots
A whole new post-everything world
WATCH: Gaza's 'Spiderman' boy shows off acrobatic skills
Hamas executes three convicted Palestinians in Gaza
Normalization talks with Turkey advancing
Turkey's Erdogan: No Muslim family should engage in birth control
Iran says pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca, blaming Saudi 'sabotage'
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
UN unrecognizable in first anti-BDS parley
Senior party leader to ‘Post’: Clinton will ensure Democratic party platform supports Israel
Israel hosts largest ever anti-BDS summit at UN Headquarters
European Parliament lawmaker from Britain calls Israelis ‘a rash’
How are you going pay for that?
Your Taxes: New sheriff in Israel
Tech Talk: Making this world a better place
Children with high functioning autism still struggle with writing skills
TA Sourasky Medical Center takes strict action against smoking
Majority of Israelis ignore illegal public smoking
Israeli researchers discover Pilates exercises help after heart attack
Tourism Ministry objects to plan for 2017 closure of Sde Dov Airport, just north of Tel Aviv
Environment ministry to ensure beaches are 'bikini ready' with cleanup program
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
In first, New Zealand 'innovation' delegation comes to Israel
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Clinton says her campaign talking to Sanders camp about unifying Democrats
Trump, Kristol trade barbs in 'Post' interview with 'Weekly Standard' editor
In Ryan call for genuine 'unity' with Trump, a ways to go on Israel
Sanders: Israel has a right to US protection
Grapevine: Nonagenarian jet-setters
'Orange is the New Black' actress visits Israel to participate in Pride Week
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Youth threw stones at Mass ceremony in Rehovot
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
The jihadist civil war
What the hell is this?
Welcome to Swedenistan…and have a lousy day
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
In discussions over the Lebanese school curriculum, a number of teachers opposed the inclusion of the phrase "animosity toward the oppressing Zionist entity."
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
State reportedly fears students could potentially attempt to carry out attacks from the school on security forces stationed at the Sheikh Jarrah base.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"We will take every possible action to ensure that they pay the full price for the damages they caused," says Barkat.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
After MK shouting match, Zoabi removed from committee meeting
By LAHAV HARKOV
User posts "The Bilingual School - May Their Names be Erased" on navigation app before company deletes post.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,REUTERS
Up until now, smoking for teachers was allowed in the teacher lounges, until students began protesting the "injustice" that they could not smoke indoors too.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Readers get their interesting health queries answered.
Researchers develop personality profiling technique using computer analysis of traits appearing in writing that identifies potential shooters of pupils.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Jerusalem's Herzog Hospital to open up school for it's nearly 30 children chronically connected to respirators.
Ariel University advice to students: Read out loud what you have learned from written text; write down text you have heard to remember better.
School bags should have wide, cushioned straps that can be adjusted with buckles.
33,000 pupils from church schools set to return to studies on Monday.
By JEREMY SHARON
Some 33,000 pupils at 47 Christian schools around the country have not returned to school yet.
By JEREMY SHARON,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The ceremony at the McGillis School in Salt Lake City is not dissimilar from weekly Shabbat celebrations held in Jewish schools across America.
By URIEL HEILMAN/JTA
Threats to educational institutions in Pennsylvania, Ohio prompt police investigations a day after Jewish schools in Britain received bomb threats.
The report, which is based on visits to schools and conversations with dozens of teachers since January 2015, say that teachers sometimes feel powerless to change the deep-seated biases.
A new school security guard measure will now include yeshivas across New York City.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
"We show educators the many ways that they can help learners develop deep and personal relationships with Israel and Israelis,”
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The police were eventually summoned to corral the masked hooligans, though no arrests were made.
Manny Waks, founder and former head of Australian sexual abuse victims’ advocacy group Tzedek, praises the Melbourne’s King David School for its handling of allegations against its teacher.
By SAM SOKOL
Jewish schools in Antwerp and Brussels are also temporarily closed after two terrorism suspects were killed in a raid in Verviers, Belgium, on Thursday.
Le nouveau centre Gogya d’AMIT forme les enseignants pour répondre aux besoins des élèves d’aujourd’hui
By ANAV SILVERMAN
“You are our future”, director of Green Leadership program tells students.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
Cissie Chalkowsky introduced a new style of education for children with learning disabilities.
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
An incredible amount of hotel construction is going on in Jerusalem.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Lia Isakov, six, seeks $500,000 for experimental leukemia treatment in the US.
By GAVRIEL FISKE
The Rakefet Child Development Center, which treats more children than any other local facility, is in danger of closure.
By BARRY DAVIS
The killings have fueled demands for more gun control in the United States, where ownership of firearms is protected by the Second Amendment of the US Constitution.
The poll showed that 82 percent of religious Jews oppose having an Arab teach their kids.
Report released on Wednesday aims to provide data regarding eligibility for matriculation certificates and higher education studies in science and technology.
The Knesset Education, Culture and Sports Committee convenes to discuss differences in current placement system for Jewish and Arab teachers.
With terrorist Nashat Milhem still at large, parents are still wary to send their kids to school.
Minor-defendant charged with criminal violation of privacy and sexual harassment.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The initiative also seeks to increase the bonus gap between students taking a five-unit matriculation exam and the four-unit exam.
Israel marks day of appreciation for educators.
Anti-discrimination activist denounces Bennett and Deri for failing to act
The 13-year-old took her life after missing the school bus for a class trip.
Meitzav test shows academic achievement gaps between Hebrew-speaking and Arabic-speaking students.
Archbishop George Bacouni: We want our rights, we want equality and we want what we deserve.
Education Minister Bennett: There is no discrimination by religion or race, there is preference of public schools over private ones.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LAHAV HARKOV
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.
After an Israel Teachers Association strike was averted on Monday night, the new school year was set to begin as scheduled on Tuesday morning.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,SHARON UDASIN
Christian schools say they do not have the funds to start the year
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Chasdei Naomi hands out thousands of school-bags to children in need before the new school year.
The program is designed to integrate students from the Beduin sector in the South into engineering colleges and increase their chances of finding jobs.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
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.
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."
Parents worry about classes as large as 40 pupils
The strikes, known as “the sardine protest,” shut down the first hour of studies in elementary schools in the center region and in all Education Ministry institutions in Dimona on Wednesday.
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.
Ben-Gurion University president Prof. Rivka Carmi takes the title this year.
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.
Reali Haifa school wins English-language tournament.
The education ministry decided to move forward with the exam and use alternate questionnaires.
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.
Education survey says 80% happy with student-teacher relationships.
A total of 59 projects reached the Jerusalem finals, with 26 of them in the field of technology and computer science.
Refusal of many religious parents to allow daughters to get shots and fewer needed under 14 frees up funds.
As of press time no court decision had been announced as to whether the strike would continue Monday.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Teachers will be rewarded for their work with students with learning disabilities, school counselors will be exempt from filing paperwork, and each school will appoint a coordinator to oversee.
The campaign, entitled "Excuse me, with what right?" aims to help implement the rights of students in the education system and address incidents where rights have been violated.
Israel ranked 11th out of 15 with regards to the children’s "sense of love to go to school" and 13th place with regards to satisfaction with the overall “school experience.”
Ministry backtracks on earlier policy regarding private preschools, making decision following protests by parents.
Students took matters into their own hands when the Secondary School Teacher’s Association announced a moratorium on field trips for high-schoolers.
By EITAN AROM
'Protective Edge' scholarships
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
The new minister needs to put his shoulder to the wheel to get the education system extricated from the mire.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Yeshiva competition highlights the value of poetry as a cultural mirror.
By ROBERT HIRSCHFIELD
American-based game gives children with Asperger’s and mild autism an enjoyable way to learn social skills
By LAUREN SIRIT
‘I found the place I wanted to live and the Zionistic way I wanted to live my life,’ Morrison says of her first trip to Israel.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Readers respond to the most recent 'Magazine' articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Schools and classrooms throughout the region are undergoing face-lifts as well as safety checks and reinforcement.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Since it began six years ago, Swim4Sadna, in which women swim the Kinneret to raise money for a special-education center and school in Gush Etzion, has become an annual tradition.
By ALLON SINAI
The Young Ambassadors program recruits high-school students to teach them communication skills and spread around a little good PR.
By MIRIAM KRESH
A roundup of local stories from across the country.
By COMPILED BY TAMARA ZIEVE
A better solution: Do your job.
How many teachers are returning to their classrooms this year?
By AMNON ELDAR
These magical, whimsical school supplies for all ages could make school the mind-expanding and soul-stretching experience it should be rather than a mind-narrowing and soul-deadening ordeal.
By Gil Stern Stern TROY
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