Oranim Academic College

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Oranim Academic College
Established 1951
Type Kibbutz movement
Location Kiryat Tivon, Israel
Website www.oranim.ac.il
Oranim Academic College is located in Israel
Oranim Academic College

Oranim (Hebrew: אֳרָנִים or אורנים, lit. Pines) is a teacher training college in northern Israel. The college was founded in 1951 by the United Kibbutz Movement. It was named after the small forest of pine trees in the area. It trains kindergarten, elementary and upper school teachers and offers BA, BSc, BEd and MEd qualifications.

Notable alumni[edit]

  • Joshua Sobol (born 1939), playwright, writer, and director

Notable faculty[edit]

  • Miriam Roth (1910–2005) – Israeli writer and scholar of children's books, kindergarten teacher, and educator

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Coordinates: 32°42′43.17″N 35°6′28.66″E / 32.7119917°N 35.1079611°E / 32.7119917; 35.1079611