Accountability and evaluation in education
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Accountability and evaluation in education in search of excellence by Peter Youngs

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Published by Department of Social and Administrative Studies in Education, University of Birmingham in [Birmingham] .
Written in English

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An "OTTO" fellowship paper.

StatementPeter Youngs.
ContributionsUniversity of Birmingham. Department of Social and Administrative Studies in Education.
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Open LibraryOL19586076M

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