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Education: June 30, 2011

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The Education Minister Gideon Sa’ar is delaying for a year now a plan prepared by the Ministry of Education’s Committee For Civic Studies, to involve the Arab’s narrative to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, within the framework of these studies.

(Hebrew )

Education: June 21, 2011

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Teachers of Civic Studies gathered together to protest that in the last year, the curriculum has become more Jewish oriented, and less democracy oriented.

(Hebrew)

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June 21st, 2011 at 5:52 pm

Education: June 15, 2011

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There is evidence that in some text books which are being used in the religion sector of the education system, for teaching civic studies, there is a warning at the beginning of the book, which says that the content of the book is not “for real”, but only for fulfilling the country’s Compulsory education law.

(Hebrew)

(photo of the warning)

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June 15th, 2011 at 11:38 am