chapter  13
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Who’s Failing?

WithKate Myers, Harvey Goldstein

Failure in some form or another exists in all educational systems: a search for remedies is always necessary and complacency is unacceptable. Nevertheless, in education systems in many parts of the world teachers are under stress, available resources are decreasing and student motivation seems to be lessening in the face of decreasing job opportunities. It should come as no surprise if various parts of the system find it difficult to cope.