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By Jewish Business News On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Oxford University Awards First Israeli Rhodes Scholars Despite BDS Call for Boycott

  After decades of campaigning to include Israel in the prestigious international Rhodes scholarship program established at Oxford University, the first two Israeli academics have been accepted since the More...

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By Shai Genish On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Israel to Bring HIPPY Innovative Home-Schooling Program to China, Korea

 An early learning program which has seen developed in Israel and received extraordinary results in helping parents take the role of their child’s first teacher, will soon be coming to China and Korea. The More...

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By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Sleepovers With Stuffed Animals Help Children Learn to Read

  Sending stuffed animals for a sleepover at the library encourages children to read with them, even long after the sleepover took place, say researchers in a new study in Heliyon. For the first time, the More...

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By Shai Genish On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Israeli University Opens First Academic Course on Medical Cannabis

  Israel, a global leader in medical cannabis research and development, is expending into education. Ariel university opens first ever academic course on medical cannabis. The course recognized by the Council More...

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By Shai Genish On Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg Donates $50 Million to an Indian Startup

  Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have donated a whopping $50 million in an Indian education startup BYJU’s, along with LightSpeed Ventures and Times Internet,  according More...

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By Alan Gallindoss On Sunday, August 21st, 2016

More Israeli Children Learn Chinese, Quintuplets as School Subject

Amid China’s growing international economic and political influence, the number of Israeli students learning Mandarin in schools has multiplied by five in the last four years, from 600 in 2012 to 3,  More...

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By Ynet News On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Double Trouble Times 12: School to Welcome a Dozen Pairs of Twins in First Grade

This coming school year, 154 children will start the first grade at the Mevuot elementary school in Moshav Be’er Tuvia—among them no less than 12 pairs of twins. The school, that has been teaching the More...

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By Shai Genish On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Israeli Medals in International Chemistry Olympiad

  Two of the four Israeli representatives at the annual International Chemistry Olympiad, held last week in the city of Tbilisi in Georgia, won the silver and bronze medals. Participating this year were More...

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By Jewish Business News On Friday, July 29th, 2016

Enrollment in Jewish Studies Grows Amid Global Unrest

Nearly 25 percent of Dartmouth sophomores take Jewish Studies classes in history, religion, Hebrew language and culture, anthropology, and government. That’s a sharp increase over the past decade, and More...

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By JNS On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Israeli High Schoolers Win Medals at International Physics and Math Competitions

  The Israeli delegation to the 47th International Physics Olympiad for high school students in Zurich, Switzerland, which ended Sunday, won four medals—three silver and one bronze—as well as an More...


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