09.27.2016 | 24 Elul, 5776
Saudi paper calls for Abbas to accept invitation to address Knesset
US Muslim leaders urge Hamas to release remains of Israeli soldiers
Israeli forces launch large-scale arms raid in West Bank
'Axing Hamas from EU terror list would be lowest point for European Jews since Holocaust'
Tension between police, Lod’s Arab community magnified by murder
3 more arrested for murder of Israeli-Arab mother
Jerusalem, Mac TA to liven up Cup quarters
Chief rabbis divided on recognition of US conversions
Bennett: US election period is ‘opportunity’ to annex parts of West Bank
Former top Yisrael Beytenu leaders likely to face corruption indictments
Soldier at Hebron shooter trial: Terrorist may have exploded at any moment
The Aprons get out of the kitchen
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
TV pet peeves
Bleeding blue-and-white, baseball style
Israel defeats Great Britain advances to World Baseball Classic
Maccabi TA thrashed by CSKA in Moscow; Jerusalem beaten by Red Star Belgrade
Move to end inequality in hospital employment
Technion researchers engineer lighter, faster speedboat
Study: Closing gender wage gap would add 7% to GDP
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
‘Tipat Halav’ clinics are losing their pediatricians
October is International Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Elkin: Israel should be part of Australian-led climate discussions
Our World: Ending the Palestinian exception
JPost Editorial: Beyond partisanship
Letters to the Editor: Eye of the storm
For out of Zion shall go forth the tidings
Majority of Palestinians oppose suspension of elections
Egyptian official slams Abbas, calling him 'unintelligent' in leaked recording
Iran's supreme leader tells Ahmadinejad not to run again for president
'Russia and US tensions over Syria dangerous for Israel'
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Iran threatens to 'turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust' if Israel missteps
Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
Marking 75 years since the infamous Babi Yar massacre
UK's Liberal Democrats suspend former MP for alleged antisemitic tweets
Jewish officials briefed on terror threats ahead of High Holy Days
Welcoming Ukraine's future Israelis
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Algae – more important than we thought
Israeli startup, Mattel bringing Barbie from 'life in plastic' to digital Barbie world
US Jews contribute half of all donations to the Democratic Party
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
Clinton calls for "direct" negotiations after Netanyahu meeting
‘Trump won’t jettison Judea and Samaria,’ advisor says
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Holiday Giving
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
5 reasons why Brangelina's divorce is Jewish related
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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After WWI, Christian Zionists sought a political expression in the world
IFCJ provides more than NIS 6m. in aid for Rosh Hashana
Pope Francis prays for Shimon Peres to have a full recovery after stroke
Latam Countries Celebrate Independence with KKL-JNF
Korea-Israel Friendship Forest Dedicated in Jerusalem Mountains
Coexistence at the Naturally for Israel Conference in Cologne
Israeli and Aussie Youth Clean up the Kinneret Shores Together
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
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Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
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
Gidi Kroch, the CEO of Leket Israel, says the program should be adopted and funded by the government, but so far, there has been little response.
By NIV ELIS
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
According to the data, the total number of K-12 students enrolled in Jewish day schools and yeshivas is 101,120, or 7.7 percent of the school enrollment in the city.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The university has more than 43,000 enrolled students, according to its website.
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.
"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.
Burkini et rentrée des classes
By MICHELLE MAZEL
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.
All too often, the problem of the lack of sufficient classrooms in the haredi sector ends up being resolved by “lending” classrooms, courtyards or complete buildings to haredi schools or preschools.
By PEGGY CIDOR
More than half a century after their graduation from Gymnasia Rehavia, septuagenarian classmates reunite.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
Cissie Chalkowsky introduced a new style of education for children with learning disabilities.
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
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.
Tensions have intensified between the haredi education sector and the Education ministry after haredi girls refused to schooling institutions.
The findings also indicated that Israeli textbooks recognize Palestinian territories and cities and clearly mark them on maps, as provided by illustrations from a number of textbooks.
"We don’t see people as an Arab kid or a Jewish kid, we just see them as friends who are equal," says student at Jerusalem’s Hand in Hand School.
“It is the most advanced center for children with special needs in the world,” said Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat.
By STEVE LINDE
Netanyahu said he expects the children to learn Hebrew, Arabic and English, and to learn Jewish history as well as the history "of your communities."
By HERB KEINON
The IFCJ and local organizations team up to provide children with school knapsacks.
By CARMIT SAPIR WEITZ
Overcrowding in classes, socioeconomic and sectorial gaps, poor student performance – these are only a few of the many problems facing the education system.
In an interview with Channel 2 Wednesday night, Bennett said Shevah Mofet would open as usual Thursday morning.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Knesset education panel approves bill to cancel core studies in ultra-Orthodox institutions.
Colel Chabad awards academic scholarships to 100 children
According to the Education Ministry, there were a total of 12,800 twelfth graders who took the five-unit exam, up 2000 students from last year, and 15,800 eleventh graders who took the exam, up 4,000 students from last year.
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.
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 school in Haifa takes education far beyond the three Rs
By UDI SHAHAM
Education Minister Naftali Bennett says success in math and English will lead students to ‘new occupations that we haven’t even imagined yet.’
Not your typical student body, the Eastern Mediterranean International School in Israel hosts young people from all over the world.
By PAUL SÁNCHEZ KEIGHLEY
Thanks to two teachers who believe in sharing experiences and building friendships across the globe, learning about two different countries became a much more personal experience for our students.
Expanding educational opportunities for ultra-Orthodox children.
By HANNAH KATSMAN
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
“We want to have a proactive, on-the-ground impact in terms of providing the means to help Palestinians understand the problems of climate change.”
By ADAM RASGON
The DVD was given to students at a Haifa elementary school in honor of national "Hug day."
A better solution: Do your job.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
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