Adults returning to learning will they cope? : some guidelines for college staff by Lee Crystal

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Published by Bedfordshire Education Service in Bedford .

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Statementwritten by Lee Crystal and Irene Naftalin.
ContributionsNaftalin, Irene., Bedfordshire Education Service.
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Pagination26p. :
Number of Pages26
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Open LibraryOL13745216M

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