Contributor Archives: Guy Spigelman

About Guy Spigelman

Guy Spigelman is the editor of "Revival", the English language news magazine of the Labor Party. Guy was born in Sydney, Australia and served as Mazkir of Habonim Dror before making Aliya in 1994. Currently, Guy lives in Tel Aviv and serves as VP Asia Pacific at XMPie, a leading provider of software for the advertising and printing industry. In 2003 Guy and other leaders of the hitech industry founded I-tech, the hitech forum of the Israeli Labor Party. Today the forum has over 500 members who have banded together to promote: support for R&D, an overhaul of the education system, reducing social gaps and political reforms. Aside from politics, Guy is an active board member of Merchavim, the Institute for the Advancement of Shared Citizenship in Israel, an NGO that has trained hundreds of teachers from across the school system in models for promoting cultural diversity inside the classroom. Guy is married to Naomi and together they are the parents of three wonderful girls Eden, Galia and Neta.

Education – The Next Frontier

By Guy Spigelman In the background of the battle over disengagement, Israel has been debating a major reform of the country’s education system. In 2004 the government set up the National Taskforce for the Advancement of Education, headed by Shlomo …

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