Sunday, May 17, 2009
Read about challenges in defining Multicultural Education and also about the areas of social transformation.
Read about “Key Characteristics of a Multicultural Curriculum” by P.Gorski
Watch the video “Misconceptions; Do’s and Don’ts of a 1st Year Teacher” created by Mississippi State University students about racial stereotypes
Read short article “Transforming Myself to Transform My School: with the special attention to “Ten Critical and Self-critical Things I Can Do to Be a Better Multicultural Educator:
Analyze short “State of the village report” from 2005
originally created in 1992 by Donella H. Meadows
How to Tell if You Are a Racist? Consider the questions, answer to yourself. http://www.wikihow.com/Tell-if-You-Are-a-Racist
Uses and Gratifications model of the media (Blumler and Katz)
Video “Tellin' Stories” about program designed to increase parental involvement and student achievement in America's public schools.