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Louis, Dave A. – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
White faculty members at Black colleges in the United States face numerous social obstacles. Exploring the experiences of White faculty members at four historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and their adjustment to a minority status assists the comprehension of issues surrounding this subgroup. Utilizing a phenomenological approach,…
Descriptors: Black Colleges, College Faculty, Whites, Racial Differences
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Marshall, Patricia L. – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
In this article I detail correspondences between a breach of decorum that occurred during a speech delivered by President Obama before a joint session of the United States Congress and an encounter between a teacher education student and me in a graduate-level multicultural education course. The encounter served as a powerful, albeit inadvertent,…
Descriptors: Multicultural Education, Critical Theory, Resistance to Change, Cultural Differences
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Hernandez, Kathy-Ann C.; Murray-Johnson, Kayon K. – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
In this collaborative autoethnography, two immigrants interrogate their evolving self-definitions as Black women in the U.S. academy. Using a variety of data sources, they uncover several commonalities and differences in their experiences which have coalesced into a four-part model in their journey towards a different construction of Black…
Descriptors: Self Concept, Minority Group Students, Immigrants, Ethnography
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Henderson, David; Carjuzaa, Jioanna; Ruff, William G. – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
This phenomenological study examined the complexity American Indian K-12 school leaders face on reservations in Montana, USA The study described how these leaders have to reconcile their Westernized educational leadership training with their traditional ways of knowing, living, and leading. Three major themes emerged that enabled these leaders to…
Descriptors: Phenomenology, Elementary Secondary Education, American Indians, Educational Administration
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Danzak, Robin L. – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
This article describes and evaluates an 8-week photography workshop, FotoLab, conducted in Italy at an afterschool-tutoring program for students acquiring Italian as an additional language. Seventeen students, age 8-17 and originating from 9 countries, participated. Co-facilitated by three international educator-researchers, FotoLab's purpose was…
Descriptors: Photography, Workshops, Self Concept, Cultural Pluralism
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Boske, Christa – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
This narrative inquiry seeks to advance the field of educational leadership preparation by exploring ways to interrupt personal, interpersonal, and institutional racism through the senses--ways in which people perceive their experiences and relation to others. Findings suggest that participants engage in actions aligned with revelations from their…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Racial Bias, Educational Practices, Transformative Learning
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Arar, Khalid Husny – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
The research investigated how principals in Israel's Jewish and Arab school systems perceive and practice their role in promoting equitable education to bridge socio-economic and pedagogic gaps. It asked how Jewish and Arab principals understand the concept of social justice and what they do in order to promote social justice reality in their…
Descriptors: Social Justice, Arabs, Jews, Praxis
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Hayik, Rawia – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
Conflicts between different religious groups occasionally arise in my Christian and Muslim Israeli-Arab EFL students' school and area. In an attempt to increase students' knowledge of and respect for other faiths in the region, I conducted practitioner inquiry research in my religiously diverse Middle-Eastern classroom. Grounded in critical…
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, English (Second Language), Christianity, Muslims
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Rule, Audrey C.; Montgomery, Sarah E.; Kirkland-Holmes, Gloria; Watson, Dwight C.; Ayesiga, Yvonne – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
Diverse education professionals learned about African cultures in a workshop experience by making African masks using authentic symbolism. Analysis of reflections to evaluate the workshop for applicability to participants with and without African heritage showed that both groups expanded their cultural knowledge of traditional African ethnic…
Descriptors: Professional Development, Workshops, African Culture, Cultural Differences
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Osman, Ali; Månsson, Niclas – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
This study examines the encounter of Somali parents with their children's teachers and how these relations "affect" their possibility of supporting their children's attaining a successful school experience. The study is inspired by and combines the insight and concept of social capital developed by Coleman and Bourdieu. The parents…
Descriptors: Parent Teacher Conferences, Parent Attitudes, Parent Participation, Educational Experience
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Chen, Shwu-Meei; Lee, Young Ah – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
Research in Taiwan has shown that aboriginal students often have low self-esteem and a negative view of their life due to their heritage. This research studied 14 Taiwan aboriginal students to understand how the experience of an aboriginal dance club influenced the development of their ethnic identity. The results showed that the experiences of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Middle School Students, Dance, Youth Clubs
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Feldman, Sue; Winchester, Ilana – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
This, primarily theoretical, paper takes up the longstanding problem of the disconnection between education policy and leadership practice. The authors propose the use of social practice theory as a tool for educational leaders at the state, school district, and school levels, to eliminate the disconnection between policy design and leadership…
Descriptors: Educational Policy, Equal Education, Racial Attitudes, Social Theories
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Santamaría, Lorri J.; Santamaría, Andrés P. – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
This contribution considers educational leadership practice to promote and sustain diversity. Comparative case studies are presented featuring educational leaders in the United States and New Zealand who counter injustice in their practice. The leaders' leadership practices responsive to the diversity presented in their schools offer…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Case Studies, Instructional Leadership, Educational Policy
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Chew, Kari A. B.; Greendeer, Nitana Hicks; Keliiaa, Caitlin – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
This article explores the critical role of an emerging generation of Indigenous scholars and activists in ensuring the continuity of their endangered heritage languages. Using collaborative autoethnography as a research method, the authors present personal accounts of their pursuit of language reclamation through graduate degree programs. These…
Descriptors: Ethnography, Graduate Students, Activism, Language Maintenance
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Kasun, G. Sue – International Journal of Multicultural Education, 2015
Teacher educators work with students of various backgrounds, often distinct from their own. This paper explores how one teacher educator examines her positionality in relation to Mormon students and how, despite not sharing their faith, she is able to work the "cracks-between-worlds" of difference and commonality toward understanding and…
Descriptors: Teacher Education, Religious Cultural Groups, Teacher Student Relationship, College Students
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