Fix Schools First

Blueprint for Achieving Learning Standards by Jack E. Bowsher

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: Fix Schools First | Jack E. Bowsher
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  • Education,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Business Law,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • School improvement programs,
  • Standards
The Physical Object
Number of Pages356
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Open LibraryOL8190302M
ISBN 100834219042
ISBN 109780834219045

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