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    • Avi
    • 20.07.10 | 03:12 (IDT)

    Now look at the results. The factors for this are too numerous to count but the greatest ones are likely the excessive rights students get and the lack of teachers' disciplinary methods. If 30 years ago we did great, we need to see what changed since then and, well, change it back. Quality teachers is also a factor not to mention large classes with 40+ students.

    from the article: Israeli kids plummet to 53rd place in International Mathematical Olympiad
    First published 01:15 19.07.10 | Last updated 01:15 19.07.10
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