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Improving urban schools

Improving urban schools

leadership and collaboration

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Published by Open University Press in Berkshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban schools -- Great Britain,
  • Education, Urban -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [145]-156) and index

    Statementedited by Mel Ainscow and Mel West
    SeriesEducation in an urbanised society
    ContributionsAinscow, Mel, West, Mel
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC5136.G7 I45 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 168 p. :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17240547M
    ISBN 10033521911X, 0335219128
    ISBN 109780335219117, 9780335219124
    LC Control Number2006287494


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