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Top ten myths in education

Larry E. Frase

Top ten myths in education

fantasies Americans love to believe

by Larry E. Frase

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public schools -- United States,
  • School improvement programs -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLarry E. Frase & William Streshly.
    ContributionsStreshly, William A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA217.2 .F69 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 134 p. :
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15473505M
    ISBN 100810837706
    LC Control Number99089743
    OCLC/WorldCa43050298

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