Leaving no child behind?

options for kids in failing schools

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan in New York

Written in English
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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • United States.,
  • School choice -- United States.,
  • Educational accountability -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Educational equalization -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Frederick M. Hess and Chester E. Finn, Jr.
ContributionsHess, Frederick M., Finn, Chester E., 1944-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB1027.9 .L43 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3304337M
ISBN 101403965889
LC Control Number2004046722

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