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Education,Mobile

Where the experts go to learn English

SpeakingPal, a small Israeli startup, is garnering international attention for its interactive, phone-based approach to teaching spoken English. “The best way to learn a language is to speak it, preferably with someone who speaks that language well,” Eyal Eshed, CEO …

Education

Better reading for dyslexics with AgileEye

An Israeli company’s Internet-based training program offers hope to those with dyslexia and other learning disabilities that affect reading skills. AgileEye software helps people with dyslexia and other learning disabilities improve reading skills. “Humans haven’t been reading as long as …

Math goes mobile
Education

Math goes mobile

An Israeli math professor is receiving international recognition for her educational program, with methods that have students outperforming their peers. Students trained using the VisualMath curriculum score higher on standardized tests. Students trained with Prof. Michal Yerushalmy’s function-based VisualMath curriculum …

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