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future of schools how communities and staff can transform their school districts by Merrelyn Emery

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Education in Lanham, Md .
Written in English



  • United States


  • School districts -- United States -- Administration.,
  • Educational change -- United States -- Citizen participation.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMerrelyn Emery.
SeriesLeading systemic school improvement series ;, no. 6, Leading systemic school improvement ;, no. 6.
LC ClassificationsLB2817.3 .E44 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3414979M
ISBN 101578863775, 1578863783
LC Control Number2005031155

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