Reading comprehension and numeracy among junior secondary school students in Australia
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Published by Australian Council for Educational Research in [S.l.] .
Written in English


  • Reading (Secondary) -- Australia.,
  • Reading comprehension -- Australia.,
  • Numeracy -- Australia.,
  • Education, Secondary -- Australia.

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Edition Notes

StatementGary N. Marks, John Ainley.
SeriesResearch report -- no. 3, LSAY research report -- no. 3.
ContributionsAinley, John G., Australian Council for Educational Research., Australia. Dept. of Employment, Education, Training, and Youth Affairs.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 25 p. :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19160835M

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