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Improving student learning in mathematics and science

the role of national standards in state policy

by Gail Burrill

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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

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  • United States,
  • States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Standards -- United States -- States.,
    • Science -- Study and teaching -- Standards -- United States -- States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGail Burrill, Donald Kennedy.
      SeriesThe compass series, Compass series (Washington, D.C.)
      ContributionsKennedy, Donald, 1948-, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics., Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Education., United States. National Education Goals Panel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQA13 .B867 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 46 p. ;
      Number of Pages46
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL306448M
      ISBN 100309058880
      LC Control Number97215255

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