TITLE

Protect Our Rural Schools

AUTHOR(S)
Grant, Steven
PUB. DATE
September 2017
SOURCE
NEA Today;Fall2017, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An introduction is presented which discusses rural public schools in the U.S. including several issues on improvement and implementation.
ACCESSION #
126223707

 

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