Information Systems and School Improvement Inventing the Future (Computers and Education Series) by Adrianne Bank

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  • Educational resources & technology,
  • Experimental Methods,
  • Educational Technology,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • United States,
  • Computer-assisted instruction,
  • Computer managed instruction,
  • Congresses

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ContributionsRichard C. Williams (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7947173M
ISBN 10080772842X
ISBN 109780807728420

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