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News Israel Education: As Holocaust revisionism grows in Europe, Israel steps up commemorative efforts

Published on: Wednesday 29 January 2020
As Holocaust revisionism grows in Europe, Israel steps up commemorative efforts
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/florida-jewish-journal/fl-jj-holocaust-revisionism-europe-israel-efforts-20200205-20200129-2thbepuesvb5pilbjzs6obta3q-story.html

Israel’s preeminence in the commemoration this year of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz is reigniting a decades-long debate over whether Europe or Israel is the most appropriate venue to host Holocaust remembrance events.

News Israel Education: Higher education is one antidote to anti-Semitism

Published on: Monday 27 January 2020
Higher education is one antidote to anti-Semitism
News source: https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-higher-education-is-one-antidote-to-anti-semitism-20200127-ojygtkqr4vdnfg6bjhcb4ed7fq-story.html

On another Holocaust Remembrance Day — this one coinciding with the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz — a foreboding sense of déjà vu hovers over the American and global Jewish communities.

News Israel Education: World ORT’s investment in Israel’s education system is reaping rewards

Published on: Saturday 01 February 2020
World ORT’s investment in Israel’s education system is reaping rewards
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Opinion/World-ORTs-investment-in-Israels-education-system-is-reaping-rewards-616152

Our country’s failings in comparison to other OECD nations have come as a major shock to Israel’s education establishment. The PISA results for 2018, announced in December, revealed Israeli students ...

News Israel Education: Israel May Have 300 Nuclear Weapons (Including Submarine-Launched Missiles)

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Israel May Have 300 Nuclear Weapons (Including Submarine-Launched Missiles)
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/israel-may-have-300-nuclear-weapons-including-submarine-launched-missiles-87131

Israel has never officially admitted to possessing nuclear weapons ... resolution from Georgetown University and served as a university instructor for the Peace Corps in China. He has also worked in ...

News Israel Education: A Look At Cannabis History In Israel – And More History In The Making

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
A Look At Cannabis History In Israel – And More History In The Making
News source: https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cannabis/19/10/14569698/a-look-at-cannabis-history-in-israel-and-more-history-in-the-making

CannX is the only medical cannabis conference in Israel recognized as a scientific conference by the European Council for Scientific Education on behalf of the United Nations and is headed by an ...

News Israel Education: Pro-Israel stalwart Nita Lowey says she won’t seek re-election

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Pro-Israel stalwart Nita Lowey says she won’t seek re-election
News source: https://www.jta.org/2019/10/10/politics/pro-israel-stalwart-nita-lowey-says-she-wont-seek-re-election

“As the Chairwoman of the Appropriations subcommittee that writes the foreign aid bill, I have advanced record funding for women’s health and basic education — especially for girls — around the world, ...

News Israel Education: EU delegation to Israel promotes climate education through art

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
EU delegation to Israel promotes climate education through art
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/EU-delegation-to-Israel-promotes-climate-education-through-art-603182

Head of the EU delegation to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret, attended a special visit to the Tel Aviv Museum of Art alongside students from four schools across the country on Thursday, a press release on ...

News Israel Education: Israel combats Palestinians' West Bank rocket-making

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
Israel combats Palestinians' West Bank rocket-making
News source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2019/10/israel-palestinian-security-foil-attempts-rockets-west-bank.html

Found in: Israeli-Palestinian conflict Adnan Abu Amer heads the Political Science and Media Department of Umma University Open Education in Gaza, where he lectures on the history of the Palestinian ...

News Israel Education: Arab citizens of Israel undergo quiet revolution

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
Arab citizens of Israel undergo quiet revolution
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Arab-citizens-of-Israel-undergo-quiet-revolution-603659

His words were ridiculed online by many, who felt they were a direct continuation of the ongoing incitement against the Arab citizens of Israel by Likud ... arranging referenda on burning issues such ...

News Israel Education: Israel’s education minister sparks outrage after advocating gay conversion therapy

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
Israel’s education minister sparks outrage after advocating gay conversion therapy
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/israels-education-minister-sparks-outrage-advocating-for-gay-conversion-therapy/2019/07/14/fc2ffd24-a60c-11e9-b732-41a79c2551bf_story.html

JERUSALEM — Israel’s newly appointed education minister has ignited an angry backlash after saying in a televised interview broadcast Saturday that he believes it is possible to perform conversion ...

News Israel Education: 'PA is stealing our land and Israel is doing nothing to stop it'

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
'PA is stealing our land and Israel is doing nothing to stop it'
News source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/266315

Former Education Minister Naftali Bennett (New Right ... “The Palestinian Authority is stealing Israel’s land. And unfortunately, the Israeli government is doing nothing to stop it,” Bennett told ...

News Israel Education: Defending Israel with Words, Passion, and Education

Published on: Wednesday 10 July 2019
Defending Israel with Words, Passion, and Education
News source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2019/07/11/defending-israel-with-words-passion-and-education/

Several years ago, I had the privilege of being in the White House’s Roosevelt Room, where along with several Jewish community leaders, I met with then-President Obama. We discussed the conflict in ...

News Israel Education: Israel’s education minister calls intermarriage in U.S. ‘like a second Holocaust’

Published on: Tuesday 09 July 2019
Israel’s education minister calls intermarriage in U.S. ‘like a second Holocaust’
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/florida-jewish-journal/fl-jj-israel-education-minister-intermarriage-holocaust-20190717-20190709-mbgkync2jfh5xgkygj2bv5k4fq-story.html

(JTA) The rate of intermarriage among U.S. Jews is “like a second Holocaust,” Israel’s new minister of education said. Rafi Peretz made the statement at a Cabinet meeting on July 1, Axios’ Barak Ravid ...

News Israel Education: Israeli-Arab school: Drop Education Ministry’s overseas travel course

Published on: Wednesday 10 July 2019
Israeli-Arab school: Drop Education Ministry’s overseas travel course
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Israeli-Arab-school-Drop-Education-Ministrys-overseas-travel-course-595219

Shehadeh-Zoabi said the program violates sections of Israel’s Education Law, which requires consideration of the uniqueness of the Palestinian Arab minority – citizens of Israel – and recognition of ...

News Israel Education: Israel ready to host the 2019 International Physics Olympiad

Published on: Monday 24 June 2019
Israel ready to host the 2019 International Physics Olympiad
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Israel-ready-to-host-the-2019-International-Physics-Olympiad-593577

Israeli Minister of Education, Rabbi Rafi Peretz said, "The State of Israel is making another achievement in the area of scientific excellence, and I welcome the seventy eight delegations from around ...

News Israel Education: Palm Beach Gardens twins honored for ‘My Family Story’ competition in Israel

Published on: Friday 28 June 2019
Palm Beach Gardens twins honored for ‘My Family Story’ competition in Israel
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/florida-jewish-journal/palm/fl-jj-palm-beach-hershfields-family-story-20190703-20190628-4pukydf64rgojeb5nzfdzzwiui-story.html

The Hershfield twins recently traveled to Israel with their family to accept their award during ... and their fellow classmates throughout the process, as well as the overall education at PBS' Hebrew ...

News Israel Education: At Israel’s first student-run health clinic, the mantra is health care for all — and it’s free

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
At Israel’s first student-run health clinic, the mantra is health care for all — and it’s free
News source: https://www.jta.org/2019/06/26/israel/at-israels-first-student-run-health-clinic-the-mantra-is-health-care-for-all-and-its-free

The American Technion Society supports visionary education and world-changing impact through the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. To learn more, go to ats.org. HAIFA — At the Ruach Tova Health ...

News Israel Education: Initiative expands Israel education at Cooper City school

Published on: Friday 14 June 2019
Initiative expands Israel education at Cooper City school
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/florida-jewish-journal/broward/fl-jj-cooper-city-beth-emet-infuse-20190619-20190614-kp3eluolnrbkvord3d4ru7ufla-story.html

Beth Emet Elementary School in Cooper City is one of eight Jewish day schools across North America to join the third cohort of the iCenter's initiative, iNfuse: Israel Education in Day Schools. The ...