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No Child Left Behind Act and high school reform / by Sunny Kristin

Sunny Kristin

No Child Left Behind Act and high school reform / by Sunny Kristin

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Published by National Conference of State Legislatures in Denver, Colo, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • School improvement programs -- United States,
  • Educational change -- United States,
  • High schools -- Curricula -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRedesigning high schools :
    ContributionsNational Conference of State Legislatures.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2822.82 .K75 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p. ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16219413M
    ISBN 101580244351
    ISBN 109781580244350
    LC Control Number2007271385

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