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Eight pointers on teaching children to think

Laurie Maxwell

Eight pointers on teaching children to think

by Laurie Maxwell

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cognition in children -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesResearch in brief, Research in brief (Washington, D.C.)
    ContributionsUnited States. Office of Educational Research and Improvement
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14887141M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maxwell, Laurie. Eight pointers on teaching children to think. Washington, D.C.: U.S.

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