ERIC Number: EJ548885
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Why Are We Afraid?
Voices from the Middle, v3 n3 p42-44 Sep 1996
Relates experiences that ask the question: "Why are we so afraid to talk about our differences?" Describes one experience following a racial incident at a middle school in which, given the space to talk, students expressed anger, frustration, sadness, compassion, questions, and ideas of ways to build bridges. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Cultural Diversity, Valuing Difference. Published by the National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801-1096.