TITLE

New Classroom Science Labs Part of Obama Jobs Plan

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
NSTA Express;9/12/2011, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Pamphlet
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. president Barack Obama proposed a 25 billion dollars investment to modernize infrastructure of around 35,000 schools in the country, in his speech on the American Jobs Act.
ACCESSION #
65870934

 

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