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Ministry of Education Incorporates CCIIR Recommendations into New Teaching Standards

Teaching children to understand and appreciate diversity is essential to developing a democracy’s next generation of citizens. However, integrating these values into classroom instruction is very difficult. 329 more words

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Celebrating Easter in a Multicultural Society

Literacy development is evident in all areas of our school curriculum. I (Yiola) have been thinking about the Ontario Curriculum, particularly the new Social Studies curriculum and how much it has evolved over the years. 297 more words

Education

Clash of Values: What to Do?

The many religious celebrations this month remind me that we live a very diverse society. In this blog over the last few months we have discussed some of the challenges of living/working/teaching in a multicultural society. 380 more words

Education

Where Do All the Tokens Go? : My First Realization of Race and wondering, Where Do I Belong?

Describe a specific memory or detailed experience of when you first realized you were a member of your race (Hays & Erford, 2014).

I think I always knew I was a member of my race but I feel like it didn’t become evident really evident to me until middle school. 871 more words

Spring Reading

For when you’re done with your spring cleaning.

1) Teaching Tolerance—How white parents should talk to their kids about race. A must read if your goal is to be “color blind” and raise “color blind” children.  257 more words

Education

John Hunter and His Montessori Message

A chat with Inly’s head of school about student-centered learning, global awareness and the power of experiential education

When Donna Milani Luther heard John Hunter speak at the Creative Education Foundation’s annual… 715 more words

Teacher Insight

Video Interview: International Student from China

Thanks to my UNR student Elizabeth for conducting an interview with Yiefi, an international student from China.  Yiefi revealed many interesting topics and challenges that one faces when traveling to the United States from another country. 21 more words

Higher Education