Educating Culturally Responsive Teachers: A Coherent Approach / Edition 1

Educating Culturally Responsive Teachers: A Coherent Approach / Edition 1

by Ana Maria Villegas, Tamara Lucas, Tamara Lucas, Tamara Lucas
     
 

Offering a conceptual framework and practical strategies for teacher preparation in schools with increasingly diverse racial and ethnic student populations, this book presents a coherent approach to educating culturally responsive teachers. The authors focus on the importance of recruiting and preparing a diverse teaching force, as they propose a vision for… See more details below

Overview

Offering a conceptual framework and practical strategies for teacher preparation in schools with increasingly diverse racial and ethnic student populations, this book presents a coherent approach to educating culturally responsive teachers. The authors focus on the importance of recruiting and preparing a diverse teaching force, as they propose a vision for restructuring the teacher education curriculum, reconceiving the pedagogy used to prepare prospective teachers, and transforming the institutional context in order to support the curricular and pedagogical changes they recommend.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791452400
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Series:
SUNY Series in Teacher Preparation and Development
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
246
Sales rank:
883,664
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1. The Shifting Demographic Landscape

2. Developing Fundamental Orientations for Teaching a Changing Student Population

3. Fostering Culturally Responsive Teaching

4. Modeling the Practice of Culturally Responsive Teaching

5. The Institutional Context Needed to Educate Culturally Responsive Teachers

Conclusion

Notes

References

Index

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