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Nature and development of learning capacity

William Henry Pyle

Nature and development of learning capacity

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Published by Warwick & York, inc. in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational psychology.,
  • Psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLearning capacity, Nature and development of.
    Statementby William Henry Pyle.
    SeriesEducational psychology monographs,, no. 25
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1051 .P77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. incl. tables, diagrs.
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6676769M
    LC Control Number25008601
    OCLC/WorldCa5544074

    substantial learning” (Ball & Cohen, , p. ), where the school defineswhat “worthwhile” and “substantial” learning looks like. Professional development to build capacity becomes central to the mission of the school and can highlight chal-lenges for those attempting to improve capacity in a variety of other contexts.


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