Activities for Active Learning and Teaching
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Activities for Active Learning and Teaching Selections from the Mathematics Teacher by Christian R. Hirsch

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Published by National Council of Teachers of Mathematics .
Written in English


  • Study and teaching,
  • Elementary School Mathematics,
  • Secondary School Mathematics,
  • Education,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Mathematics,
  • General,
  • Mathematics

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRobert A. Laing (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8379459M
ISBN 100873533631
ISBN 109780873533638

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