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Teachers" problem solving

a casebook of award-winning teaching cases

by James Michael Cooper

  • 316 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teachers -- Case studies.,
  • Case method.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames M. Cooper, editor.
    ContributionsCooper, James Michael, 1939-, James Madison University. Commonwealth Center for the Education of Teachers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1775 .T4176 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 124 p. ;
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1088504M
    ISBN 100205152031
    LC Control Number94012554


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