Educational Inequality in Israel: From Research to Policy


Despite pervasive differences of opinion and ideological battles within Israeli society, there is one subject where there is complete agreement...

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Women of the future: Israeli high school girls in technological education


Under its last four ministers, Israel’s Ministry of Education has focused many of its efforts on increasing the number and...

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  • Taub Center Staff

Are Israeli Jews Becoming More Secular?


What will the religious makeup of the Jewish population in Israel look like in the coming decades? According to the...

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  • Taub Center Staff

Emerging Early Childhood Inequality: On the Relationship between Poverty, Stress, Sensory Stimulation, and Child Development and Achievements


The Taub Center gratefully acknowledges The Bernard Van Leer Foundation for its generous support of this project. This literature review,...

Is getting in enough? Haredim in higher education


In recent years, more and more Haredim have been attending institutions of higher education. In the modern labor market higher...

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  • Taub Center Staff

Pupil trajectories from first to eighth grade: Differences between sectors


  Irregular patterns of student progression from first to eighth grade – such as skipping grades, repeating grades, being dropped...

Paying out of pocket: parental spending on preschool education


In July, the Ministry of Education announced that a new subsidized after-school program will begin in the 2017-2018 school year...

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  • Taub Center Staff

Developments in the Education System in the Last Decade


Developments in the education system need to be examined from a longterm perspective (of at least a decade), because the...