Mobility and absenteeism in the Toronto Board elementary system an update, 1992-1997 by Robert S. Brown

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Published by Research and Assessment Dept., Toronto Board of Education in [Toronto, Ont.] .

Written in English

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  • Student mobility -- Ontario -- Toronto.,
  • Student attendance -- Ontario -- Toronto.

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StatementRobert S. Brown.
Series[Research services] (Toronto Board of Education. Research and Assessment Department) -- no. 226
ContributionsToronto Board of Education. Research and Assessment Department.
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
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Open LibraryOL18129961M
ISBN 100888812523

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