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Novels Under Consideration for Adoption

The World Class Education Department of the Douglas County School District, is asking the Board of Education to approve the following novels as supplemental materials to be used in classrooms. As part of the approval process, we would like to offer an opportunity for the community to review the materials and provide feedback. All resources will be on display weekdays October 28, 2014 through November 11, 2014, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm at the Douglas County School District Central Administrative Offices, 620 Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, Colorado 80104. Questions may be directed to the World Class Education Department at 303-387-0121. Follow this link for a list of titles. 

 

October 30, 2014 | By tswhipple | Category: Board of Education, World Class Education

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