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Russian born Irena immigrated to Israel with her son and husband who died shortly after. She faces the challenge of teaching third grade in one of the most difficult neighborhoods in Jerusalem where poverty, violence, and unemployment are widespread. Using her unique approach, combining uncompromising discipline with love she generates a real change in the lives of her students.