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Because writing matters

improving student writing in our schools

by National Writing Project (U.S.)

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementNational Writing Project and Carl Nagin.
      SeriesThe Jossey-Bass education series
      ContributionsNagin, Carl, 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE1405.U6 N38 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3416368M
      ISBN 100787980676
      LC Control Number2005032612
      OCLC/WorldCa62290550

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