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Additional background materials were not translated into English and can be read only in the Hebrew version of the website.
Together or separate: different, contradicting or complementary approaches
Author: Liora Linchevski
The Links between Socioeconomic Background, Inequality, School Climate, and Academic Achievement
Author: Dr. Ruth Berkowitz ,Ms. Hadass Moore & Prof. Ron A. Astor
Teachers at the Forefront: Learning to Lead
Author: Ann Lieberman
Second language acquisition: Executive summary
Author: Dvora Dubiner
Reorganizing schools for the 21th Century: Executive summary
Author: Maya Zuckerman
Optimal models for dealing with diversity among pupils
Author: Yehudit Dori, Zehavit Cohen