Magic for teacher work groups

Ferguson, Dianne L.
September 1994
Teaching Exceptional Children;Fall94, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p42
Academic Journal
Discusses pointers for the improvement of teacher work groups. History; Features; Guidelines for the maintenance of effective and lively work groups.


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