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PA Minister of Education: UNRWA is prohibited from making changes to textbooks without consulting with the Ministry of Ed
Headline: "Al-Agha: UNRWA is obligated to implement the host government’s curriculum in its schools" "PLO Executive Committee member and Director of the Department for Refugee Affairs Zakaria Al-Agha said: 'UNRWA (UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East) is obligated to..."
Apr 5, 2017
Ten-year-old student journalist asks PA Minister of Education to start program to teach students about "struggle and sacrifice" of the "Martyrs"
Headline: “Saidam: Al-Quds University is committed to the ministry’s orders” “[PA] Minister of Education and Higher Education [and Fatah Central Committee Deputy Secretary] Dr. Sabri Saidam met yesterday [March 30, 2017], at his office… as part of the In the Minister’s Chair program, with female...”
Mar 31, 2017
PA Minister of Education calls on UN to "inspect the incitement in Israeli textbooks"
Headline: “Saidam called on the UN to inspect the incitement in the Israeli textbooks” “[PA] Minister of Education and Higher Education Sabri Saidam called on the UN to inspect the incitement in the Israeli textbooks. This was said during a meeting between Saidam and [UN] Deputy Special Coordinator...”
Mar 29, 2017
PA Education Minister: Our education must “encourage liberation”; Israeli Arab members of Israeli parliament: Incitement against Israel is a “Palestinian right” and “human obligation”
Headline: “Saidam: We want education that will encourage liberation” “The [PA] Ministry of Education and Higher Education yesterday [March 22, 2017] opened a first of its kind workshop regarding the ‘incitement’ in the Palestinian curricula and the Israeli attack against the education. [PA]...”
Mar 23, 2017
PA Education Minister denies Palestinian incitement in schoolbooks: Israeli schools guilty of incitement, PA education preaches “love, tolerance and freedom”
Headline: "Saidam: The occupation is the main inciter against the Palestinian people" "[PA] Minister of Education and Higher Education Sabri Saidam emphasized that the occupation is the main inciter against the Palestinian people. He expressed his absolute opposition to all of the types of..."
Mar 20, 2017
PA schoolbook for Arab Israeli students features map of "Palestine" erasing Israel
Images and text posted on the Facebook page of the PA Ministry of Education Posted text: “From the heart of Nazareth, a delegation from the [PA] Ministry of Education and Higher Education and the institutions of higher education on the first guidance day for students of the Interior (i.e.,...”
Mar 16, 2017
PA Education Minister: No incitement in PA curriculum
Headline: "Saidam: Our curricula are national and free of incitement; we will continue to register success stories" "[PA] Minister of Education and Higher Education [and Fatah Central Committee Deputy Secretary] Sabri Saidam emphasized that our Palestinian curricula are purely national, and are..."
Feb 23, 2017
PA Minister of Education glorifies imprisoned terrorist Marwan Barghouti
Independent Palestinian news agency Ma’an YouTube channel host: “Sister Fadwa Barghouti (i.e., the wife of terrorist prisoner Marwan Barghouti, who orchestrated three shooting attacks in which 5 were murdered) wrote a post on Facebook, which is clearly a message to the [Fatah] Central Committee –...”
Feb 19, 2017
PA Minister of Education calls for prosecution of British government over Balfour Declaration
Text posted on the Facebook page of PA Minister of Education Sabri Saidam Posted text: “The government of Britain’s insistence on insulting the Palestinian people by welcoming the ruler of Tel Aviv (i.e., Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in an official visit on Feb. 6, 2017), and inviting...”
Feb 7, 2017
PA Minister of Education: PA is smuggling PA curriculum into E. Jerusalem schools
PA Minister of Education Sabri Saidam is asked how the PA Ministry of Education can increase the percentage of Arab students in Jerusalem that it is responsible for from the current figure of 14%, and about the PA repairing and purchasing school buildings in Jerusalem –Ed. PA Minister of Education...
Feb 4, 2017
PA Minister of Education poses with map of Palestine replacing Israel
Images and text posted on the Facebook page of PA Minister of Education Sabri Saidam Posted Text: “Today, I had the pleasure of honoring writer and creator Idris Jaradat, and to welcome students of the Jaba’ High School for Girls, together with the school’s outstanding principal Feryal Salah...”
Feb 2, 2017
PA Minister of Education presents student with raised-relief map of "free Palestine"
Text and pictures posted on the Facebook page of PA Minister of Education and Fatah Central Committee member Sabri Saidam The pictures show PA Minister of Education and Fatah Central Committee member Sabri Saidam presenting a plaque with a raised-relief version of the PA map of “Palestine" that...”"
Jan 26, 2017
PA Minister of Education sends blessings to the soul of archbishop who smuggled weapons to Palestinian terrorists
Facebook page of PA Minister of Education Sabri Saidam Posted text: “Blessings to the soul of Archbishop Hilarion Capucci after his passing today [Jan. 1, 2017], a man of his word and position” The image shows former Greek Catholic Archbishop of Jerusalem Hilarion Capucci. Hilarion Capucci – former...
Jan 1, 2017
PA Minister of Education sits before backdrop of Palestine erasing Israel
Headline: “The [PA] Ministry of Education launches the events of the First Palestinian School Counseling Committee” “The [PA] Ministry of Education and Higher Education yesterday [Dec. 21, 2016] launched… the events of the First Palestinian School Counseling Committee… [PA] Minister of Education...”
Dec 22, 2016
Terrorist sponsors tablets for children of Martyrs
"Yesterday, the family of Martyr (Shahid) Nasser Al-Faroukh and prisoner Issam Al-Faroukh [Nov. 22, 2016] gave tablets [computers] to 30 male and female students from among the children of Martyrs in Ramallah. The charity event was held under the auspices of the National Association of the Martyrs'..."
Nov 23, 2016
PA Education Council: Israel attacking Palestinian education, forcing Israeli curriculum on Palestinians, and erasing Palestinian identity in Jerusalem
Headline: “The Council for Higher Education: The occupation’s actions against the education [system] in Jerusalem are a crime” “The [PA] Council for Higher Education condemned the Israeli occupation’s racist actions against the education [system] in Jerusalem, and primarily the brutal attack that...”
Aug 8, 2016
Two terrorists that carried out attacks on Israelis granted honorary law degrees by Palestinian Modern University College, PA Min. of Education attends ceremony and praises them as "beacons... that light the path to liberation"
“Modern University College yesterday [Aug. 2, 2016] began the graduation ceremony for the 33rd class of diploma students and the third for bachelor’s degree in law students at the Red Crescent Building in the city of El-Bireh. As part of the graduation ceremony – which included students in the...”
Aug 3, 2016
PA officials hold plaque with map of “Palestine” erasing Israel at celebration for Palestinian scouts
Posted text: “[PA District Governor of Ramallah and El-Bireh] Dr. Laila Ghannam during her participation in the celebrations of the Palestinian Scout Association’s full membership in the international organization (i.e., World Organization of the Scout Movement ), which was held by the association...”
Jun 22, 2016
PA Minister of Education honors terrorist who murdered 19-year-old policewoman
“[PA] Minister of Education and Higher Education, Sabri Saidam visited… the exam halls of the Martyr (Shahid) Izzat Abu Al-Rub High School. The visit was held in honor of the souls of three of its students who died this year as Martyrs and in light of the fact that the occupation's bullets...”
Jun 12, 2016
PA approves university curriculum teaching about the "issue of [Palestinian] prisoners" in Israeli jails
Headline: “The [PA] Council for Higher Education decides to approve a university curriculum that deals with prisoners” “The [PA] Council for Higher Education decided to approve a curriculum in Palestinian universities that deals with the issue of prisoners, out of appreciation for the prisoners and...”
Mar 29, 2016
Hebron Education Directorate holds mourning vigil and plants tree to commemorate teenage terrorist
Headline: "Directorate of Education in Hebron organized a mourning vigil for the student Martyr Al-Uweiwi" "The Hebron Education Directorate held a mourning vigil in memory of the student Martyr (Shahida) Kilzar Muhammad Abd Al-Halim Al-Uweiwi, one of the students at the Widad Nasser Al-Din High..."
Feb 16, 2016
PA Education Minister honors Marwan Barghouti in speech to Palestinian students
Images and text posted on the Facebook page of the PA Ministry of Education Posted text: “The schools in the State of Palestine have raised the Palestinian flag this morning [Jan. 3, 2015] in response to the [PA] Ministry of Education and Higher Education’s call to commemorate [Palestinian ] flag...”
Jan 3, 2016
PA Ministry of Education posts pictures of Education Minister with map of “Palestine” replacing Israel
The Facebook page of the PA Ministry of Education posted several photos from an event for the launch of a project called Smart School. One of the photos shows PA Minister of Education and Higher Education Sabri Saidam holding a certificate of appreciation which shows a map of “Palestine” that...
Dec 14, 2015
PA Hebron Administration of Education organizes mourning vigil for terrorist stabber who was “executed” by Israel
Headline: "Hebron Administration of Education organized a mourning vigil for the student Martyr Fanoun" "The Hebron Administration of Education organized a mourning vigil for the soul of Martyr (Shahid) Mustafa Fanoun (i.e., terrorist stabber), who was a student at the Huda Abd Al-Nabi Elementary..."
Dec 7, 2015
PA Ministry of Education opposes changing name of school named after terrorist
Headline: "Saidam: 'Kanafani is a national figure, and the affront to prominent people and symbols is offensive" "Minister of Education and Higher Education Sabri Saidam emphasized that national symbols must not be denigrated in any way, and that the naming of schools and changes are the..."
Aug 26, 2015