Israel – Jerusalem bilingual school promotes coexistence (Amany Mahmoud, Al Monitor)

As violence and hatred escalate between Palestinians and Israelis, especially in Jerusalem, many Israelis and Palestinians have come to realize that coexistence and reconciliation are the optimal solution to achieve peace and tranquility for the next generation, and that education is the cornerstone to a secure future.

Jerusalem bilingual school promotes coexistence – Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

David Silverman/Getty Images

Hebrew and Arabic books lie on a table in the fourth grade classroom at the Hand in Hand Center for Jewish-Arab Education Oct. 9, 2007, in Jerusalem, Israel. – David Silverman/Getty Images