- Black Ants and Buddhists: Thinking Critically and Teaching Differently in the Primary Grades
Preview entire book online.Welcome to Mary Cowhey's Peace Class in Northampton, MA, where first and second graders view the entire curriculum through the framework of understanding the world, and trying to do their part to make it a better place.
Stenhouse books and videos help K-12 teachers deepen their professional knowledge and build their students' skills as readers, writers, and thinkers.
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- Colorín Colorado :: Resources for Librarians: Serving ELLs & Their Families
Resources for Librarians: Serving ELLs & Their Families Great resource with helpful links to quality multicultural children's literature.
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- Education Topics
Education topics are short multimedia lessons on topics that interest all levels of educators. Each lesson includes a definition, short articles on the topic, audio and video files of experts and practitioners, and a listing of resources that you can use to continue your professional development.
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- Multicultural - Effective Instruction for ELL - Univ. of Minn.
This case explores key issues in multicultural education from the perspective of students from diverse backgrounds. You can think about this topic of multicultural education by listening to these students talk about their schools, teachers, communities and identities. Then look for ways their experiences and opinions can inform your teaching.
- Native American Culture
Learn more about the cultures of various Native American tribes. Some sites emphasize that these are "live" cultures because there are more than a million American Indians living today. Watch videos of a powwow, read biographies of famous Native Americans, and view paintings and photographs. Includes population statistics on the largest tribes and information about the controversy over the use of Native Americans as school mascots.
Learn more about the cultures of various Native American tribes. Some sites emphasize that these are "live" cultures because there are more than a million American Indians living today. Watch videos of a powwow, read biographies of famous Native Americans, and view paintings and photographs. Includes population statistics on the largest tribes and information about the controvers
- Strategies for Classroom Teachers
Making English Language Learners (ELLs) Comfortable in Your Class and Classroom Management Tips for Teachers of English Language Learners. Rec. by Amy Haber
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- The Education Alliance at Brown University : Teacher's Guide to Diversity
The Teacher's Guide to Diversity: Building a Knowledge Base (2005) This publication takes a critical look at the relationships among human development, culture, cognition, and language through a multicultural lens. It invites professional developers, teacher educators, and teachers to examine their beliefs, perceptions, behaviors, and educational practices with respect to diversity in education.
- The Education Alliance at Brown University: Publications Catalog
Leading With Diversity: Cultural Competencies for Teacher Preparation and Professional Development As the student population in our schools becomes increasingly diverse, many teachers need professional development to build cultural competencies-the skills and awareness related to issues such as culture, language, race, and ethnicity. To address this need, Leading With Diversity provides current research-based information on cultural competencies that will help inform the design of professional development. This resource is designed for higher education, state-, and district-level educators and professional developers who are preparing teachers to work with students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
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- TIME.com: The 25 Most Influential Hispanics in America -- Page 1
The 25 Most Influential Hispanics in America This is an article in Time Online, available in both Spanish and English of inflential Hispanics today. Submitted by Lori Wyatt
From music to politics to business, Hispanics are remaking America. TIME presents 25 titans leading the Latino charge into the 21st century
- Welcome to AdvancingEquality.org Asian American Justice Center
Language Access Publications & Materials. This site provides links to important information on equity issues. It also has links to Executive Order 13166. See Lau Vs. Nichols 30th anniversary info.
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