Deciding Washingtons future an educational curriculum by Alternatives for Washington Education Committee.

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Published by Office of Program Planning and Fiscal Management in Olympia, Wash .

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  • Washington (State) -- Economic policy -- Study and teaching,
  • Washington (State) -- Social policy -- Study and teaching

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Statement[by] Alternatives for Washington Education Committee and the Superintendent of Public Instruction.
SeriesAlternatives for Washington -- vol. 8
ContributionsAchziger, Curtis., Washington (State). Office of Program Planning and Fiscal Management., Washington (State). Superintendent of Public Instruction.
The Physical Object
Pagination164 p.
Number of Pages164
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Open LibraryOL14473002M
OCLC/WorldCa16725362

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