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ERIC Number: EJ537506
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0003-0953
Rural Blues.
Howley, Craig; And Others
American School Board Journal, v183 n8 p42-44 Aug 1996
Between 1968 and 1991, the number of middle schools in the United States quadrupled from about 2,000 to more than 8,500. A study in four states--Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia--suggests a connection between pursuit of the middle school concept, school closings, and diminished chances for the survival of rural communities. (MLF)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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