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Diversity In Educational Settings
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Effect of Demographics on Education
- Analyze how the civil rights movement impacted education.
- Identify practical ways diversity in demographics can affect the classroom.
- Identify the impact of language diversity on instruction and assessment strategies.
- Describe how the interaction of race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, age, and gender differences contribute to inequality in schools.
Special Education and English Language Learners
- Discuss the impact of Public Law 94-142 on education.
- Identify the significance of the outcome of Brown v. Board of Education to exceptional children in special programs and the regular education classroom.
- Describe the evolution of approaches that education has attempted to meet the needs of the English language learner.
- Identify the needs of the exceptional child and how they can be met in the regular education classroom.
- Describe the demographic representation in special education classes.
Legal Precedence and Multicultural Education
- Identify the role of the First Amendment in education and legal precedents related to educational equity.
- Describe the legal and ethical issues confronting the education of English language learners.
- Describe how educators can balance the concept of separation of church and state with valuing religious diversity.
- Explain how legal implications affect practices in the classroom.
Tolerance and Discrimination in Education
- Describe strategies to incorporate tolerance and sensitivity toward students of diversity in instructional practices.
- Identify signs of gender discrimination and stereotyping in an educational setting.
- Identify strategies to address sexual harassment among students.
Defining Multicultural Education
- Define the concepts of culture and multicultural education.
- Describe the evolution of multicultural education.
- Identify the characteristics of a multicultural school environment.
- Explain how changing demographics influence public schools.
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