Educating Culturally Responsive Teachers: A Coherent Approach / Edition 1

Educating Culturally Responsive Teachers: A Coherent Approach / Edition 1

by Ana Maria Villegas
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791452409

ISBN-13: 9780791452400

Pub. Date: 12/28/2001

Publisher: State University of New York Press

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

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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
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Ch. 1The Shifting Demographic Landscape1
Ch. 2Developing Fundamental Orientations for Teaching a Changing Student Population25
Ch. 3Fostering Culturally Responsive Teaching65
Ch. 4Modeling the Practice of Culturally Responsive Teaching113
Ch. 5The Institutional Context Needed to Educate Culturally Responsive Teachers151
Conclusion197
Notes203
References205
Index237

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