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To Educate a Nation Federal and National Strategies of School Reform (Studies in Government and Public Policy) by

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Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English


  • Central government policies,
  • Organization & management of education,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • USA,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • History,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Aims and objectives,
  • Case studies,
  • School improvement programs,
  • United States

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJeffrey R. Henig (Foreword), Carl F. Kaestle (Editor), Alyssa E. Lodewick (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11187940M
ISBN 100700615423
ISBN 109780700615421

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