Using microcomputers with gifted students
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Using microcomputers with gifted students by Margaret Perry

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English


  • Gifted children -- Education.,
  • Computer-assisted instruction.

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Statementby Margaret Perry.
SeriesFastback -- 295.
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18759358M
ISBN 10087367295X

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