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In search of understanding

the case for constructivist classrooms

by Jacqueline Grennon Brooks

  • 343 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Constructivism (Education),
    • Cognition in children -- United States.,
    • Active learning -- United States.,
    • Thought and thinking -- Study and teaching -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementwith a new introduction by the authors Jacqueline Grennon Brooks, Martin G. Brooks.
      ContributionsBrooks, Martin G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1590.3 .B75 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 136 p. :
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL530239M
      ISBN 100871203588
      LC Control Number99006468

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