ERIC Number: ED481485
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: N/A
Multiculturalism in Developmental Education. CRDEUL Monograph.
Higbee, Jeanne L., Ed.; Lundell, Dana Britt, Ed.; Duranczyk, Irene M., Ed.
This collection of papers is intended to help make connections between multicultural education and developmental education. The papers include an introduction by Jeanne L. Higbee and: "The Centrality of Multiculturalism in Developmental Education" (Karen L. Miksch, Patrick L. Bruch, Jeanne L. Higbee, Rashne R. Jehangir, and Data Britt Lundell); "Walking the Talk: Using Learning-Centered Strategies to Close Performance Gaps" (Donna McKusick and Irving Pressley McPhail); "Creating Access through Universal Instructional Design" (Karen S. Kalivoda); "Multicultural Legacies for the 21st Century: A Conversation with James A. Banks" (Patrick L. Bruch, Jeanne L. Higbee, and Dana Britt Lundell); "Is There a Role for Academic Achievement Tests in Multicultural Developmental Education?" (Thomas Brothen and Cathrine Wambach); "The Triumphs and Tribulations of a Multicultural Concerns Committee" (David L. Ghere); "MultiCultural Development Center (MCDC): Sharing Diversity" (Ghafar A Lakanwal and Holly Choon Hyang Pettman); "Summary Report on the Third National Meeting on Future Directions in Developmental Education: Grants, Research, Diversity, and Multiculturalism" (Dana Britt Lundell); and "Report of the Future Directions Meeting Multicultural Themes Track" (Jeanne L. Higbee and Holly Choon Hyang Pettman). (Papers contain references.) (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Curriculum Development, Developmental Stages, Diversity (Student), Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Multicultural Education, Student Development, Student Evaluation
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Center for Research on Developmental Education and Urban Literacy.