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Enquiring teachers, enquiring learners

a constructivist approach for teaching

by Catherine Twomey Fosnot

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Elementary school teachers -- Training of -- United States,
    • Learning, Psychology of

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-161).

      StatementCatherine Twomey Fosnot.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1715 .F64 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 171 p. ;
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2193889M
      ISBN 100807729809, 0807729795
      LC Control Number89012829

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