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Telling a Different Story Teaching and Literacy in an Urban Preschool (Early Childhood Education Series (Teachers College Press).) by Catherine S. Wilson

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Published by Teachers College Press .
Written in English


  • Pre-school & kindergarten,
  • Teaching skills & techniques,
  • Language arts (Preschool),
  • Education, Urban,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • USA,
  • Preschool & Kindergarten,
  • History,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Language Arts,
  • Case studies,
  • Head Start programs,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9532717M
ISBN 100807738980
ISBN 109780807738986

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