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50 Years of ERIC
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ERIC Number: EJ585596
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-6439
What Does It Mean To Affirm Diversity?
Nieto, Sonia
School Administrator, v56 n6 p32-35 May 1999
Educators must recognize five realities before meaningful affirmative actions can occur. Affirming diversity is about social justice. Nonwhite and poor students bear the brunt of structural inequality. Diversity is a valuable resource. Effective teaching entails respecting who they are. Affirming diversity means becoming a multicultural person. Resources are listed. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Social Justice