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    • the.grey.wolfe
    • 31.10.12 | 08:31 (IST)

    I know that five years ago my daughter, who was studing accounting & business management at Ben-Gurion U, decided to transfer because of pressure by certain teachers who took revenge on students who disagreed with them by failing them or giving low grades. If the Accounting & Business Management faculty was affected by the politicization of teachers, then it's safe to assume that it was even worse in the Department of Politics & Government. A teacher's use of grades to coerce students into political agreement is one of the basest and most egregious violations of teaching ethics, right behind sexual blackmail of students. I hope that students who suffered from this kind of professorial bullying come forward to testify against teachers who have practiced thgis cowardly behavior.

    from the article: Amid censure of left-leaning politics, Israeli university urged to 'rectify faults'
    First published 07:00 31.10.12 | Last updated 07:00 31.10.12
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