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Opening the Book on America"s Schools

Kristen Amundson

Opening the Book on America"s Schools

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Published by American Association of School Administrators .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11137008M
    ISBN 100685580105
    ISBN 109780685580103

    Censorship demands require educators to balance First Amendment obligations and principles against other concerns – such as maintaining the integrity of the educational program, meeting state education requirements, respecting the judgments of professional staff, and addressing deeply held beliefs in students and members of the community. Dr. Ruiz Speaks on H.R. Rebuilding America's Schools Act. MyC-SPAN users can download four Congressional hearings and proceedings under four hours for free each month.


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