Helping students finish school
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Helping students finish school why students drop out and how to help them graduate by G. Sue Shannon

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Published by Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction in Olympia, WA .
Written in English


  • Dropouts -- Washington (State) -- Prevention,
  • High school dropouts -- Washington (State),
  • School improvement programs -- Washington (State)

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About the Edition

Provides classroom teachers and school administrators with practical and useful steps for keeping students in school.

Edition Notes

StatementG. Sue Shannon, Pete Bylsma.
ContributionsBylsma, Pete., Washington (State). Superintendent of Public Instruction.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13633383M

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