Community Action for School Reform

by Howell S. Baum

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Written in English
Cover of: Community Action for School Reform | Howell S. Baum
Published: Pages: 320 Downloads: 395
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Subjects:

  • Organization & management of education,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - General,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • School improvement programs,
  • Parent Participation,
  • Maryland,
  • Community and school,
  • Organizations & Institutions,
  • Baltimore,
  • Case studies,
  • Education, Urban
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7803006M
ISBN 100791457605
ISBN 109780791457603

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