System doesn’t add up

“High failure rates in maths and science subjects in the Leaving Cert exams have highlighted again serious concerns about the take-up of the subjects at second-level. Results showed that, out of 57,839 students, more than 4,300 failed maths, while failure rates in science subjects were far higher than in other exams …” (more)

[Martha Kearns, Sunday Business Post, 23 August]

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