In accordance with the coalition agreement between Likud and UTJ, a new bill is calling to cancel the core curriculum requirements in charedi schools, Arutz Sheva reports.
In effect, it calls for revoking former Education Minister Shai Piron’s (Yesh Atid) order to make funding for charedi schools conditional on teaching the core subjects.
Yair Lapid expressed deep concern over the impact on all Israeli children that would result from canceling the law. “This initiative will increase the hatred in Israel. It will increase the ignorance in Israel. It will increase the rift between different parts of the Israeli society. Most of all, it’s unfair for the thousands of young people who are prevented from earning a living.” Read more at Arutz Sheva.