Assessing gifted and talented children
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Assessing gifted and talented children papers presented at an international seminar, London, February 2001.

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Published by Qualifications and Curriculum Authority in London .
Written in English


  • Gifted children -- Identification -- Congresses.,
  • Gifted children -- Education -- Congresses.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-136) and index.

ContributionsQualifications and Curriculum Authority., International Seminar (2001 : London, England)
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Pagination144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18507517M
ISBN 101858384907

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