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Today, I met her for the first time

As we sat around the fire

the young played and the old told stories

of other lovers meeting… 530 more words

Reaction Poetry

The power of language

Language has a tremendous influence on our though process. Language is the main tool for manipulation. Nonetheless, knowing more than one language not only gives you broad-mindedness, but also better credibility. 498 more words


Dostoevsky, ahead of his time again.

It is a frequent and valid criticism that much of Western writing about Africa is self serving, casting “us” as the hero.  That’s the inspiration (and ammunition) for the site  125 more words

Cultural Competence

Lessons from "Counseling Our Students" (Mini-Plenary at AALS Conference on Clinical Education)

At the recent AALS Conference on Clinical Education two additional sessions provided important insights from experts iin other disciplines on how to operate effectively in the midst of the current period of change in legal education. 389 more words

Standard 5: Establish a culturally inclusive learning climate that facilitates academic engagement and success for all students

“The purpose of multicultural curriculum is to attach positive feelings to multicultural experiences so that each child will feel included and valued, and will feel friendly and respectful toward people from other ethnic and cultural groups (Dimidjian, 1989).” 2,165 more words

5: Establish A Culturally Inclusive Learning Climate

H1 - Honor Student Diversity

H1 – Honor student diversity and development. Teacher candidates plan and/or adapt learner centered curricula that engage students in a variety of culturally responsive, developmentally, and age appropriate strategies. 549 more words

H1 - Honor Student Diversity And Development

EDU 6989: What our schools should teach: Religion

“Goodness is the best source of spiritual clear-sightedness.”-Miguel Unamuno

It seems religion and the topic of teaching this subject in schools as well as other various religions makes many parents/schools uneasy. 335 more words