report of the New York hearing on our children at risk--the crisis in public education.

by Ann Bastian

Publisher: Advocates for Children in Long Island City, N.Y. (24-16 Bridge Plaza S., Long Island City 11101)

Written in English
Published: Pages: 72 Downloads: 770
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  • New York (State)

Subjects:

  • Education -- New York (State) -- Aims and objectives.,
  • Public schools -- New York (State)

Edition Notes

Other titlesOur children at risk., Crisis in public education.
ContributionsFruchter, Norm, 1937-, Advocates for Children (New York, N.Y.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA337 .B37 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. ;
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2616593M
LC Control Number85181639

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Report of the New York Hearing on the Crisis in Public Education This report examines the public hearing on "Our Children at Risk: The Crisis in Public Education" that was organized by Advocates for Children of New York and co-sponsored by Statewide Youth Advocacy.

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