Research spotlight

Tice, Terrence N.
November 1995
Education Digest;Nov95, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p36
Offers reading materials on research for various topics. Business and schools; AIDS prevention; Sex education; Family literacy; Psychology of the gifted; Magnet school evaluation; Math education research; School choice.


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