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Making schools smarter

leading With evidence

by Kenneth A. Leithwood

  • 45 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Corwin Press in Thousand Oaks .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Educational evaluation -- United States.,
    • Educational indicators -- United States.,
    • Educational accountability -- United States.,
    • School districts -- United States -- Evaluation.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementKenneth Leithwood, Robert Aitken, Doris Jantzi.
      ContributionsAitken, Robert, 1934-, Jantzi, Doris.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2822.75 .L45 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3404589M
      ISBN 10141291762X, 1412917638
      LC Control Number2005019990


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