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EDUC 5933 Classroom Research & Institutional Effectiveness

A systematic analysis of classroom & institutional problems.

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

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Reference works such as dictionaries and encyclopedias provide background information. The resources highlighted on this page may be useful when you:

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Oxford English Dictionary Online
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The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language.

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