College Grads Forgo US Job Search to Teach in Israel

(Arutz Sheva 7) — Some 200 North Americans will be able to volunteer as teachers’ aides in next year’s Israel Teaching Fellows (ITF) program. This year’s pilot program, which saw the placement of 68 Jewish North American young adults, was successful enough to more than triple the number of placements for next year.

The program, launched by the Masa Israel Journey and Israel’s Ministry of Education, was created to address the widespread underperformance of youth in low-income communities. (Click here to learn more.)