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When it comes to education, many children studying in ultra-Orthodox schools focus on religious subject matter to the exclusion of a general curriculum. As a result, they lack the basic education needed for vocational training and higher education. There is increasing debate around continuing to provide public funding for schools that do not teach basic subjects such as English, math and more.

When it comes to education, many children studying in ultra-Orthodox schools focus on religious subject matter to the exclusion of a general curriculum. As a result, they lack the basic education needed for vocational training and higher education. There is increasing debate around continuing to provide public funding for schools that do not teach basic subjects such as English, math and more.

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