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On The Use of Educational Indicators in Policy - and Decision-Making: The GEMS Tests. Full report
Date posted: 01/10/2008
Author: Henry Braun
Science and technology education: Executive summary
Date posted: 03/08/2008
Author: Ruth Zuzovski, Rafi Nachmias
Teachers and teaching: Executive summary
Date posted: 01/05/2008
Author: Nahum Blas
Gifted students: Executive summary
Author: Inbal Shani