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Reforming America"s schools

from teachers and curriculum to globalization and interdisciplinary projects

by Frederick J. Baker

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Kendall/Hunt in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Curriculum change -- United States.,
    • Educational change -- United States.,
    • Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United States.,
    • International education -- United States.,
    • Teachers -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 93).

      StatementFrederick J. Baker, Jere S. Mendelsohn.
      ContributionsMendelsohn, Jere S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1570 .B324 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 99, [108] p. :
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL306923M
      ISBN 100787239526
      LC Control Number97215901
      OCLC/WorldCa38257916

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