What it says in the papers
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THE IRISH TIMES
- The Irish Times leads with the Leaving Cert results, saying more than 4,000 students have failed their maths exams, effectively locking them out of many third-level courses which require a pass as a basic entry requirement. The paper says that, overall, grades in the higher level maths paper have stabilised, with more than 70 per cent securing an honour, but the failure rate at ordinary level jumped from 3 per cent to 9 per cent.
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