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|Other titles||Building school to work systems in rural America.|
|Series||ERIC digest -- EDO-RC-97-7., ERIC digest (Las Cruces, N.M.) -- EDO-RC-97-7.|
|Contributions||ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools.|
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Building school-to-work systems in rural America. [Hobart L Harmon; ERIC Clearinghouse on Building school-to-work systems in rural America book Education and Small Schools.]. Building School-to-Work Systems in Rural America. Hobart Harmon.
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