Curriculum trends a preliminary report and a challenge by Laura Zirbes

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Published by Association for Childhood Education in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Education -- Curricula

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Statementby Laura Zirbes
ContributionsAssociation for Childhood Education (U.S.)
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Pagination39 p.
Number of Pages39
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Open LibraryOL16747121M
LC Control Number36000055

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