Tag Archives: multiculturalism

Understanding Culture

The article explores issues around culture and teaching and describes how to think about educational settings and scenarios from the point of view of culture. It discusses the formation of cultural identity, and the concept of cultural responsibility.

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Understanding Prejudice: Teachers Corner

This page contains links to teaching ideas, materials, and resources, including more than 35 college-level as well as Elementary and Secondary School activities and student assignments.

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Understanding Prejudice: Exercises and Demonstrations

A series of interactive tools from UnderstandingPrejudice.org, to be used in teaching about prejudism.

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UNESCO Guidelines on Intercultural Education

“The document reflects UNESCO’s unique role as international standard setter and convenor of diverse cultural and ideological perspectives. It is hoped that it will serve as a valuable practical resource for teachers and learners, curriculum developers, policy makers and community members alike, and all those who wish to promote Intercultural Education in interests of peace [...]

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Twice Upon a Time: Multi-Cultural Cinderella

The story of Cinderella is one of the most well-known fairy tales with hundreds of versions being told all over the world.With nearly every culture touting some variation of it, study and comparison of Cinderella stories is a great way to foster crosscultural comparisons in the classroom while making connections across the curriculum and [...]

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National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME)

NAME is an organization that brings together individuals and groups with an interest in multicultural education from all levels of education, different academic disciplines and from diverse educational institutions and occupations. NAME today is an active, growing organization, with members from throughout the United States and several other countries. Educators from preschool through higher education [...]

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Does God belong in the classroom?

 

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