Schooling homeless children

a working model for America"s public schools by Sharon Quint

Publisher: Teachers College Press, Teachers College, Columbia University in New York

Written in English
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  • Washington,
  • Seattle
  • Subjects:

    • Benjamin Franklin Day Elementary School (Seattle, Wash.),
    • Homeless children -- Education (Elementary) -- Washington -- Seattle -- Case studies
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-153) and index.

      StatementSharon Quint ; foreword by James P. Comer & Norris M. Haynes.
      LC ClassificationsLC5144.22.W2 Q85 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1103749M
      ISBN 10080773392X, 0807733911
      LC Control Number94028783

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