Character Education in America"s Blue Ribbon Schools

Best Practices for Meeting the Challenge by Madonna Murphy

Publisher: ScarecrowEducation

Written in English
Cover of: Character Education in America
Published: Pages: 288 Downloads: 201
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Subjects:

  • Educational systems,
  • Schools,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • USA,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Education / Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Character,
  • Administration - General,
  • Moral education,
  • United States,
  • Values
  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7996650M
    ISBN 100810843129
    ISBN 109780810843127

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What Award-Winning Elementary and Middle School Principals Do This volume offers an impressive collection of ideas to enhance education submitted by the heads of some of America's leading schools. mentary and middle schools that have been selected as "Blue Ribbon Schools" by the U.S.

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