Tracking and its effect on the social mobility of high school students in the 1990s


From the early 1970s until the mid-1990s, in response to patterns of inequality that had emerged during the early decades...

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  • Taub Center Staff

Tracking and Its Long-Term Effects on Educational Achievements and Earnings of High School Students in the 1990s


The study highlights the long-term effect of tracking and sorting mechanisms in high school programs and estimates the likelihood of...

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  • Eyal Bar-Haim Yariv Feniger

Students in special education in Israel: rising numbers but the share of mainstreamed students is low


During the second half of the twentieth century there were two dramatic developments in the field of special education. One...

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  • Taub Center Staff

Special Education Budgeting in Israel: From the Dorner Committee Recommendations to Implementation of Amendment 11 to the Special Education Law


The study looks at the developments in the special education budget and the division of the budget among the various...

The Continuing Struggle for Equality in Special Education: Historical Overview


During the second half of the twentieth century, many countries, including Israel, saw dramatic developments in the special education field....

Life Expectancy in Israel in 2021: On the Rise Again?


The Covid-19 pandemic halted the upward trend in life expectancy that has prevailed over the last three decades. Instead of...

The School Health Services: Between Privatization and Nationalization


The student health service is an organization with a  long history and undeniable importance. Great significance is ascribed to these...

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  • Taub Center Staff

The School Health Service in Israel: Between Privatization and Nationalization


School health services are a long-standing and central component of the public health service in Israel, although over the past...

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