Organization of teachers of middle and high school continues strike sanctions. On Friday, December 8, will be held in the classroom from the «Yod» to «Yod-bet» in 57 educational institutions in Ashkelon, Sderot, Ber-Tobiah, Gan Yavne, Rehovot, Yavne and Gedera.
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. November 29 – boarding, 3 Dec – in Herzliya, RA’anana, Kfar Saba and Netanya, December 5 – in Afula, Nazareth, natzrat-ILIT, Migdal Emek, Mitre and other cities of Lower Galilee, 6 December in Carmel, Tiberias, Sakhnin and other schools in the North of Israel, December 7 — in the schools of Galilee.
In addition, on December 5, teachers ceased to conduct test and examinations in the final classes.
Teachers also warned that if negotiations are not completed before the end of the Hanukkah holidays, after the holiday will end any travel arrangements with the exception of visits to the memorial complex «Yad Vashem» and in Poland.