ERIC Number: ED349220
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Guidelines for Creating Positive Sexual and Racial Images in Educational Materials.
Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore.
These guidelines have been developed to help the Maryland Department of Education and Maryland schools divest themselves of racial and sexual biases in the educational materials they produce and use. The information on equitable treatment of the sexes contains general content and language usage guidelines and examples to help avoid sexual stereotypes in visual materials. The information on treatment of races and minorities includes general content guidelines and specific content guidelines for American Indians, Asian Americans, Black Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Jewish Americans. Examples designed to avoid stereotypes of these groups in visual materials also are provided. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland