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Multicultural Science Education

Theory, Practice, and Promise (Counterpoints (New York, N.Y.), Vol. 120.)

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Published by Peter Lang Pub Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Scientific equipment & techniques, laboratory equipment,
  • Teaching of ethnic minorities,
  • Scientific Methodology And Research,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Research & Methodology,
  • Multicultural Education,
  • Study and teaching,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsS. Maxwell Hines (Editor), Maxwell S. Hines (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11396169M
    ISBN 100820445401
    ISBN 109780820445403

    The mission of Multicultural Educational Programs, Inc. is to inspire, empower and encourage underrepresented and undeserved people to pursue their education in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Since its inception in , MEP has served o students throughout the United States and internationally. Two leading science educators provide a comprehensive, state-of-the-field analysis of current trends in the research, policy, and practice of science education. This book offers valuable insights into why gaps in science achievement among racial, ethnic, cultural, linguistic, and socioeconomic groups persist, and points toward practical means of narrowing or eliminating Cited by: 5.

    At the CCBC, we define "multicultural" literature as books by and about people of color and First/Native Nations individuals: African and African Americans, American Indians, Asian/Pacific and Asian Pacific Americans, and Latinos. This listing introduces 50 essential books and a range of authors and illustrators for children. and practice of multicultural education. This book aims at reviewing the most recent research approaches as well as initiatives for new methods of teaching and learning. The book begins with a discussion about curriculum development which is one of the key. elements in multicultural education. In the first three articles Geneva Gay, MarilynFile Size: 3MB.

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Science as a complete enterprise is articulated in Benchmarks for Science Literacy (A AAS, ). Multicultural and Multilingual Education in Immigrant Countries, Volume 38 is a collection of papers that covers various concerns in the implementation of multilingual and multicultural school curriculum in immigrant countries.

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