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The learning community

Mary Richardson Boo

The learning community

by Mary Richardson Boo

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Published by National Community Education Association in Washington, DC .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Community and school -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 22-23.

      Statementby Mary Richardson Boo and Larry E. Decker ; [with a foreword by William F. Pierce].
      ContributionsDecker, Larry E., National Community Education Association (U.S.)
      LC ClassificationsLC221 .B66 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2873000M
      ISBN 100932399002
      LC Control Number84062249

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In some cases, "teacher communities are not as robust as cross-role communities," says Giselle Martin-Kniep, founder of Communities for Learning: Leading Lasting Change. For example, if a group is considering replacing suspension with community service, the community can provide : Ellen Ullman.

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