Who"s in Charge?

Putting the Pieces Together to Build Confidence, Conquer Fears, & Develop a Successful Classroom
  • 85 Pages
  • 2.56 MB
  • 8237 Downloads
  • English
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In Charge Publications
ContributionsDenise Leabo (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11734479M
ISBN 100965349500
ISBN 139780965349505
OCLC/WorldCa37223163

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