TITLE

What's important for schools

PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Thrust for Educational Leadership;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the result of the survey `Time to Move On,' conducted by Public Agenda regarding the opinion of African American and white parents on the essential roles played by schools.
ACCESSION #
1090958

 

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