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6 edition of New American Schools after six years found in the catalog.

New American Schools after six years

by Glennan, Thomas Keith

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by RAND in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • New American Schools (Organization),
    • School improvement programs -- United States.,
    • Educational change -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesNew American Schools after 6 years
      StatementThomas K. Glennan, Jr.
      ContributionsRAND Education (Institute), New American Schools (Organization)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2822.82 .G56 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 90 p. :
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL346863M
      ISBN 100585317593, 083302602X
      LC Control Number98005950

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