ERIC Number: EJ587434
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The ABC's Model: Teachers Connect Home and School.
Schmidt, Patricia Ruggiano
National Reading Conference Yearbook, v47 p194-08 1998
Examines how seven European-American teachers implemented a model called the ABC's of Cultural Understanding and Communication (a literacy process to help develop cultural understanding and communication). Describes how teachers and students investigated cultural and ethnic differences through literacy activities that promoted classroom community and home/school connections, an appreciation of diversity, and reading, writing, listening, and speaking across the curriculum. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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