Expectations of higher education

an employers" perspective
  • 503 Pages
  • 1.15 MB
  • English
Brunel University , (Uxbridge)
Education, Higher -- Great Britain -- 1965-, Educational sociology -- Great Bri
Other titlesAn employers" perspective.
Statementby J. Roizen and M. Jepson.
SeriesPaper / Expectations of Higher Education Project -- no.3, Paper (Project on the Expectationsof Higher Education) -- no.3.
ContributionsJepson, M., Brunel University. Department of Government., Project on the Expectations of Higher Education.
LC ClassificationsLA637
The Physical Object
Paginationvi,503p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19308657M

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Great Expectations is a school culture and community-building program that my school district has recently began implementing at the elementary campuses. The program is built around eight foundational expectations, 36 life principles, and 17 teaching practices.

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