K-12 Teaching and Learning From the UNC School of Education


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Our best of the web collection includes dozens of references on a variety of subjects.

Welcome to LEARN NC's Education Reference! This guide contains not only definitions of common terms in K–12 education but also information that contextualizes the terms and, where appropriate, links to examples and resources that will help you implement teaching ideas in your classroom. For more information, read our collection policy.

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