ERIC Number: EJ592771
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Preparing Ourselves for a Millennium of Diversity, or Enjoying the Whole Enchilada, Collard Greens, Fry Bread, and Apple Pie.
Cruz, MaryCarmen E.
English Journal, v88 n6 p16-18 Jul 1999
Notes the high percentage of teachers of all subjects who feel unprepared to address the needs of students from diverse cultural backgrounds. Argues that multiculturalism means viewing the classroom as a microcosm of society. Discusses J. Banks's five dimensions of multicultural education, and notes the work of the National Council of Teachers of English secondary-section steering committee. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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