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Improving education

Improving education

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

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    • School improvement programs -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • School management and organization -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • School districts -- United States -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared for the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session.
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2822.82 .I47 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 55 p. ;
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1985514M
      LC Control Number90600776


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