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Helping schools change

Kenneth A. Leithwood

Helping schools change

strategies derived from field experience

by Kenneth A. Leithwood

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Published by Ontario Institute for Studies in Education in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ontario
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Ontario -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [72]-74.

      StatementK.A. Leithwood, M. Holmes, and D.J. Montgomery.
      SeriesOccasional papers / Ontario Institute for Studies in Education ;, 20, Occasional papers (Ontario Institute for Studies in Education) ;, 20.
      ContributionsHolmes, M., Montgomery, D. J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA418.O6 O53 no. 20
      The Physical Object
      Pagination74 p. ;
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3909965M
      ISBN 10077440177X
      LC Control Number81473098


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