ERIC Number: EJ632571
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Teachers of Gifted Students: Suggested Multicultural Characteristics and Competencies.
Ford, Donna Y.; Trotman, Michelle Frazier
Roeper Review, v23 n4 p235-39 Jun 2001
This article discusses desired characteristics and competencies in teachers of gifted students who are culturally, ethnically, or linguistically diverse. These include: culturally relevant pedagogy, equity pedagogy, a holistic teaching philosophy, a communal philosophy, respect for students' primary language, culturally congruent instructional practices, culturally sensitive assessment, student-family-teacher relationships, and teacher diversity. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Gifted Teachers: Teachers of Gifted Learners.