ERIC Number: ED423198
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching about Cultural Awareness. Revised.
Otero, George; Smith, Gary
This unit is designed for students in grades 5-12 and can be adapted for individual settings. The unit provides an introduction to multiple perspectives and cultural differences to help students become more aware of the diversity of ideas and practices in society. The unit is divided into four sections with lessons in each section. Sections include: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Perception"; (3) "Culture and Me"; and (4) "Cultural Conflict, Discrimination, and Institutional Racism." (EH)
Descriptors: Conflict Resolution, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Pluralism, Culture, Culture Conflict, Elementary Secondary Education, Global Education, Multicultural Education, Racial Bias, Social Discrimination, Social Studies
Center for Teaching International Relations, University of Denver, 2201 South Gaylord St., Denver, CO 80208-0268 ($26.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Denver Univ., CO. Center for Teaching International Relations.