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What really matters in American education

What really matters in American education

white paper prepared for U.S. Secretary of Education Richard W. Riley for speech at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C., September 23, 1997.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public schools -- United States.,
  • Educational law and legislation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEducational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17126717M

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