violence against teachers

Israeli school to start one hour late due to a violent third-grader

According to the spokesperson for the Teachers' Union, the staff at the Yosef Karo school is afraid to come to work.

Teachers should have higher status and need more money

If society can change its attitude towards the teaching profession, there is a chance that more youngsters will choose a career in education.


Education Ministry launches anti-bullying project in response to increased violence in schools

Of those students who reported a rise in violence, more than half felt that physical, verbal and social media-based violence all occurred with equal prevalence.

Jordan arrests leaders of teachers union in opposition crackdown

Prosecutors charged Nasser Nawasreh with incitement over a speech to supporters last Wednesday that criticized Prime Minister Omar al Razzaz's government.


Teachers push back against violence in schools

In the past month alone, there have been reports of violence both against teachers and against other pupils in Netanya, Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.

Group of students raising hands during a lesson in the classroom.

WATCH: Violence strikes a special education school in Ashdod

Violence among students is a growing in problem in the Israeli school system

Teachers protest

Nationwide teachers' strike cancelled following Court injunction

The education ministry issued a statement in response saying that it sympathizes with the teachers but believes a strike is not the proper way to resolve the issue.

Teachers protest

Amid ongoing disputes, educators to be honored on National Teacher’s Day

Teachers’ strike over low wages and poor working conditions looms in background

Teachers banned from administering standardized tests until further notice

The teachers are asking for an immediate increase in their starting monthly salary to NIS 8,000 and raises of NIS 1,000 to 2,000 per month for senior teachers.

Advancement of violence protection bill leads teachers to cancel planned strike

The strike was announced when a teacher was knocked unconscious by a pupil with a metal rod.

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