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Rural children

United States. General Accounting Office

Rural children

increasing poverty rates pose educational challenges : briefing report to the Chairwoman, Congressional Rural Caucus, House of Representatives

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural children -- Education -- United States.,
    • Rural poor -- Education -- United States.,
    • Federal aid to education -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
      ContributionsCongressional Rural Caucus (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC5146.5 .U55 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1156476M
      LC Control Number94133077
      OCLC/WorldCa29810163

      Book distribution programs Books for Kids Foundation. Books for Kids creates libraries, donates books, and partners with literacy programs to help young children develop the critical early foundation and skills they need to be successful in life. With a special emphasis on low-income and at-risk preschool-aged children, Books for Kids creates and furnishes libraries within existing children's. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coombs, Philip H. (Philip Hall), New paths to learning for rural children and youth. [New York, International Council for Educational Development, ].

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      Children make up nearly 20 per cent of the rural population. This book offers practical resources and ideas to help churches build an effective children's ministry in a rural setting. Opening Books, Opening Minds, Opening Doors We are the Children’s Literacy Foundation. CLiF is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire a love of reading and writing among low-income, at-risk, and rural children up to age 12 throughout New Hampshire and Vermont.


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