Making teaching and learning better
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Making teaching and learning better the Wisconsin Improvement Program, 1959-1961. by University of Wisconsin. Wisconsin Improvement Program: Teacher Education and Local School Systems.

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Published in [Madison .
Written in English



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  • Teachers -- Training of -- Wisconsin.

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LC ClassificationsLB1743 .W55
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p.
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5870587M
LC Control Number62062507

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