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Obiakor, Festus E. – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
Africans coming to the United States of America to go to school traditionally have the ultimate goal of getting the best education and going back to their respective countries. That was my goal when I left Nigeria many decades ago! However, considering the socio-economic and political upheavals in African nations, one is forced to rethink the…
Descriptors: Immigrants, Foreign Countries, College Faculty, Equal Opportunities (Jobs)
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Eleweke, C. Jonah – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
Evidence indicates that some Africans, with or without special needs or disabilities highly target attending U.S. colleges and universities for further education. Typically, most of these people had obtained their bachelor's degrees in institutions of higher education in their countries. The desire to travel to U.S. for graduate studies could be…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, Higher Education, Students with Disabilities
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Ukpokodu, Omiunota Nelly – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
Colleges and Schools of Education (CSOE) often espouse and proclaim to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and social justice, as the flagship of their programs and culture. Mission and vision statements and strategic goals are often anchored on these values and ideals. Yet, diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice are often…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Schools of Education, Equal Education, Inclusion
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Gibson, Lenwood – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
The disproportionate, over-representation of Black boys in special education continues to be a matter of social injustice and inequity in education. Many Black students are placed in special education due to subjective identification processes. This is especially true when it comes to classifications such as Emotional Behavior Disorders (EBD).…
Descriptors: Disproportionate Representation, African American Students, Special Education, Social Justice
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Obiakor, Festus E. – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
What Black learners hear from their general and special education professionals affect how they communicate and interact in classrooms and other learning situations and environments. Most students, no matter how young, are very perceptive--they can tell if the teacher or the learning environment is welcoming or unwelcoming. When the environment is…
Descriptors: African American Students, Regular and Special Education Relationship, Special Education Teachers, Educational Environment
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Keyes, Starr E. – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
There is a plethora of literature regarding disproportionality in special education, school discipline, and the School-to-Prison Pipeline (STPP). The literature also describes the far-reaching ramifications for African American and other historically marginalized students not receiving the quality education to which they are entitled. These…
Descriptors: At Risk Students, Disproportionate Representation, Racism, Ethnicity
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Beachum, Floyd D.; Khabbaz, Tashina; Hylton-Fraser, Kadia – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
Students from culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) backgrounds face negative perceptions about their academic potential (Smith, C. A. (2005). School factors that contribute to the underachievement of students of color and what culturally competent school leaders can do. "Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program…
Descriptors: Blacks, African American Leadership, African American Teachers, School Segregation
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Smith, R. Kweku Akyierfi – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
How Black learners are made to feel in the classroom by their general and special education professionals affect how they learn and navigate their world. An historical account of American education for the Black mind can be viewed as dull, dangerous, and deadly. It is imperative that each child feels physical and psychological safety in every…
Descriptors: African American Students, Regular and Special Education Relationship, Educational Environment, Critical Race Theory
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Sankofa, S. Divine; Muñoz, Natalie; Philippe, Deanna; Genao, Soribel; Rodríguez, Cristóbal – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2022
Amid the global COVID-19 pandemic, which highlighted the disparities of healthcare for Black and Brown communities, the tragic and senseless deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and Rashard Brooks took place before we were halfway into 2020. Furthermore, while Black deaths at the hands of police are the highest rate…
Descriptors: Group Unity, Minority Groups, Culturally Relevant Education, Television
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Choi, Jung-ah; Lim, Jae Hoon – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2021
This paper is a self-reflective narrative of our teaching experience as two immigrant Asian female professors who teach Multicultural Education. Employing collaborative autoethnography (CAE), the study addresses the issues of authority, positionality, and legitimacy of knowledge claims in critical feminist pedagogy. Two research questions guided…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Women Faculty, Asian Americans, Feminism
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Halpern, Clarisse; Aydin, Hasan – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2021
Yearly, thousands of international students seek the United States to further their education, bringing cultural and financial capital into the country. Though previous studies have examined international students' experiences adapting to the receiving country, research is needed to investigate their lived experiences in a predominantly White…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Racial Identification, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences
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Banks, Tachelle; Dohy, Jennifer; Petty, Nicholas; Moore, Jason; Fish, Cullin; Mukenge, Meghan; Hawkins, Jasmine; Grill, Leah – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2021
The present literature review explores research on characteristics of effective Living Learning Communities as a means to inform the continued development of a new LLC at Cleveland State University, a large urban, Predominately White University (PWU). Research on retention and persistence is explored with respect to students' strengths and…
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, School Holding Power, College Freshmen, Minority Group Students
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Obiakor, Festus E. – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2021
The search for "quality" has been the driving force behind general and special education programs; and rightly so! This search has led to incessant demands for scientifically proven and evidence-based methods, both in research and practice. However, this search has frequently ignored "fluffy" words and actions that make up the…
Descriptors: Special Education, Regular and Special Education Relationship, Educational Quality, Multicultural Education
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Obiakor, Festus E. – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2021
The United States and our world have been witnessing tremendous changes at socio-economic, political, and educational levels. Some of these changes have been fantastic and some have been depressing. For example, many of our fellow citizens are still enduring discriminations, victimizations, prejudices, and inaccurate expectations because of their…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Special Education Teachers, World Views, Regular and Special Education Relationship
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Obiakor, Festus E. – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2021
Hate has always been a part of our lives and world. We have rationalized about it and pretended that it is a personality difference that is not very harmful and hurtful. However, hate continues to be devastating and visible in the forms of discrimination, racism, xenophobia, linguistic superiority, religious bigotry, Messiah Complex, White…
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, Schools of Education, Cultural Differences, English (Second Language)
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