ERIC Number: EJ639809
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Teaching Migrant Students: The Voices of Classroom Teachers.
Romanowski, Michael H.
Rural Educator, v23 n1 p31-38 Fall 2001
A study examining migrant students' needs and the teacher's role interviewed seven teachers at a rural Ohio summer migrant education program. Findings focus on the need for teachers to learn and understand migrant culture, integrate it into activities and daily interactions in the classroom, and be willing to reflect on stereotypes and personal beliefs about migrants. (Contains 19 references.) (TD)
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Culturally Relevant Education, Elementary Education, Mexican American Education, Migrant Children, Migrant Education, Perspective Taking, Rural Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Social Bias, Stereotypes, Summer Programs, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Student Relationship
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Ohio