Education Ministry: Some pupils to gradually return to school on Sunday

Beginning Sunday, eleventh and twelfth grade pupils and children going to kindergarten and special education institutions will gradually return to school, albeit only in schools which are equipped with shelters. The decision to gradually renew studies was made during a special meeting of the Education Ministry regarding the special situation in the South. Concurrently, the Education Ministry has launched an interactive learning package which would allow pupils residing in the South to interact with teachers and other students. The Education Ministry reported that so far its learning Websites received approximately 200,000 hits.