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Strong schools, strong leaders

Perry P. Wiseman

Strong schools, strong leaders

what matters most in times of change

by Perry P. Wiseman

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational leadership,
  • School management and organization,
  • School improvement programs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPerry P. Wiseman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2805 .W545 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725002M
    ISBN 109781607095125, 9781607095132, 9781607095149
    LC Control Number2009036460

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