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Fostering academic excellence

McLeod, John

Fostering academic excellence

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gifted children -- Education,
  • Academic achievement,
  • Creative thinking

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-275) and indexes.

    StatementJohn McLeod and Arthur Cropley.
    ContributionsCropley, A. J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC3993 .M38 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 289 p. :
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23242132M
    ISBN 100080364594, 0080364608
    ISBN 109780080364605, 9780080364599
    LC Control Number88019582

    Habits of Mind: Fostering Access and Excellence in Higher Education. By Carol M. Allen, William B. Allen Habits of Mind: Fostering Access and Excellence in Higher Education By Carol M. Allen, William B. Allen Habits of Mind maintains that the fact that almost everyone now goes to college need not be seen as an obstacle to excellence in education.


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