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Cultural Proficiency in the Classroom

This is another reflection paper for a course I am taking.

What would cultural proficiency look like at your school?

I would love to be in a multicultural school that doesn’t celebrate diversity by simply teaching the surface level facts about different cultures (festivals, clothing, food, etc) and posting corny posters about everyone being the same (because we’re not – we’re different, and that’s GOOD!!! 526 more words

Education

Language Learning Promotes Acceptance of Social and Physical Diversity

I wrote a previous post on how a change in the words that a student uses can change a students mindset.  Essentially, a mindset that is more focused on growth and overcoming challenges will lead to higher confidence and a clearer understanding, whereas a fixed mindset causes students to limit their confidence and potential ( 289 more words

Teaching Methodology And Research