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Work hard. Be nice. : how two inspired teachers created the most promising schools in America

Author: Jay Mathews
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Washington Post education reporter Mathews delves into the Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP) and follows the enterprise's founders, Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin, from their days as young educators in the Teach for America program to heading one of the country's most controversial education programs running today.
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Named Person: Michael Feinberg; Dave Levin; Michael Feinberg; Dave Levin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Mathews
ISBN: 9781565125162 1565125169
OCLC Number: 226356855
Notes: Includes index.
Description: iv, 328 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: First period : starting out, or A tale of two teachers --
Second period : starting KIPP --
Third period : starting two schools --
Fourth period : starting many schools.
Responsibility: Jay Mathews.

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Washington Post education reporter Mathews delves into the Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP) and follows the enterprise's founders, Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin, from their days as young educators in the Teach for America program to heading one of the country's most controversial education programs running today.

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