Teacher education for the improvement of school health programs a summary report of two demonstration workshops -- suggested standards for the professional health education of teachers by Frank S. Stafford

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Statementby Frank S. Stafford and H.F. Kilander.
SeriesU. S. Office of Education. Bulletin ;, 1949, no. 16, Bulletin (United States. Office of Education) ;, 1949, no. 16.
ContributionsKilander, Holger Frederick, 1900-
LC ClassificationsL111 .A6 1948, no. 16
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Paginationviii, 38 p. :
Number of Pages38
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Open LibraryOL248364M
LC Control Numbere 48000035

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