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Be the Dream: Prep for Prep Graduates Share Their Stories

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4.8 out of 5
Based on 11 Ratings and 9 Reviews

Book Description
Twenty-five years ago, an elementary school teacher in the Bronx had a vision: No bright, determined, spirited child should be left behind because of the circumstances of race or poverty. Out of that vision, Prep for Prep was born, to identify gifted children and provide them access to a first-rate education. Thousands of these students have graduated from America's most demanding universities and... More
Book Information
PublisherAlgonquin Books
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages400
Publication Date01/2003
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About Gary Simons (Author, Editor) : Gary Simons is a published compiler and an editor. Published credits of Gary Simons include Be the Dream: Prep for Prep Graduates Share Their Stories.
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About Prep for Prep (Program) (Author) : Prep for Prep (Program) is a published author. A published credit of Prep for Prep (Program) is Be the Dream: Prep for Prep Graduates Share Their Stories.
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