Wednesday, November 29, the Association of teachers of middle and high school has announced the intention to continue the strike. Thursday, November 30, will not be classes in middle and high school boarding schools, in which are about 40 thousand students.
In addition, the Association of teachers announced the strike tougher sanctions. Thursday, November 30, they will stop marking of examinations, and will not hold extra-curricular activities.
The teachers ‘ strike is carried out against the background of differences with the Finance Ministry over a collective bargaining agreement. These negotiations lasted for 11 months.
The teachers ‘ strike resumed on November 21 with the abolition of classes in middle and high schools across the country. After meeting the head teacher’s organization Wound Erez, Director General of the Ministry of education Shmuel Abueva the Union changed their tactics, limiting the cancellation of classes in some localities. November 22 no class was in four cities: acre, Haifa, Ashdod and Eilat. November 23 — in tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Beersheba. November 24 — the network of religious schools «Bnei Akiva», November 27 — the network of professional educational institutions of ORT, November 28 — school network Amal.