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Harnessing America"s wasted talent

a new ecology of learning

by Peter Smith

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational technology,
  • Education, Higher -- Effect of technological innovations on,
  • Academic achievement

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Smith.
    SeriesThe Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1028.3 .S59 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23872691M
    ISBN 109780470538074
    LC Control Number2009047072

      At the time, I was coming off the publication of my last book, Harnessing America’s Wasted Talent: A New Ecology of Learning (Jossey-Bass, ), the publication of several articles, and then intense developmental activity focused on using the new ecology to develop innovative practices. The blogging began as my attempt to understand the changes sweeping higher education, to .   Morality's muddy waters: ethical quandaries in modern America / George Cotkin. EC68 Senator from central casting: the rise, fall, and resurrection of Thomas J. Dodd / David E. Koskoff. ED6 K67 Berlin Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the most dangerous place on earth / Frederick Kempe. EK34

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