6 edition of Closing the education gap found in the catalog.
Closing the education gap
|Statement||Georges Vernez, Richard A. Krop, C. Peter Rydell.|
|Contributions||Krop, Richard A., 1962-, Rydell, C. Peter.|
|LC Classifications||LC213.2 .V47 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvi, 198 p. :|
|Number of Pages||198|
|LC Control Number||99023519|
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Get this from a library! Closing the education achievement gap: is Title I working?. [Marvin H Kosters; Brent D Mast] -- "This study examines the effects on achievement of the largest federal program of financial aid to schools, Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of That legislation was. Source: Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Closing the Gap Prime Minister’s Report , Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra Halve the gap in mortality rates for Indigenous children under five by This target is on track to be met. Since , the Indigenous child mortality rate has more than halved from per 1,
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Nearly two years ago, I began researching and writing ‘Closing the Reading Gap’. After writing my book on vocabulary, I knew that reading was the natural next step.
I knew that every teacher understands the tremendous value of reading – for school success and so much more – but not every teacher is trained equally to understand how.
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