Israeli kids receive more hours of schooling than those in most OECD countries, but what do they get to show for it?

Allison and Noah discuss what works and doesn’t work in Israeli schools at the moment with our very own resident expert Don, the Director of the Israel Center for Educational Innovation.

How big is the standard deviation between what kids in Kfar Saba, Ra’anana and Tel Aviv learn, and what kids in Ramla, Nazareth and Rahat learn?


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Photo: Young students in the classroom of the “Talmud Torah Ohalei Menachem” school in Beitar Illit, August 27, 2014. Credit: Nati Shohat/Flash90.

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