ERIC Number: EJ583433
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Making Our Mark: Defining "Self" in a Multicultural World.
Voices from the Middle, v6 n3 p23-26 Mar 1999
Suggests that the classroom is an ideal place to "struggle to be together in our differences," as students begin to formulate their definitions of self and others, and need to learn to deal with differing attitudes and opinions. Describes experiences in the author's class as discussion about immigration in the United States blazed into a discussion about race. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Teaching under Fire. Journal availability: National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, IL 61801-1096.