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Cultural diversity, educational equity, and the transformation of higher education

group profiles as a guide to policy and programming

by Michael Benjamin

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Multicultural education -- United States.,
    • Minorities -- Education (Higher) -- United States.,
    • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-207) and index.

      StatementMichael Benjamin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC1099.3 .B45 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 212 p. ;
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL793880M
      ISBN 100275955443
      LC Control Number95026520

      Educational equity, also referred to as "Equity in education", is a measure of achievement, fairness, and opportunity in study of education equity is often linked with the study of excellence and equity.. Educational equity depends on two main factors. The first is fairness, which implies that factors specific to one's personal conditions should not interfere with the potential. Cultural competence is a core component of high-quality early childhood education programs, and it is imcumbent upon states to ensure that they are attending to the critical questions and implications of diversity, equity, and cultural competence at every stage of the development and implementation of their QRIS, from standards and curriculum, to outreach and engagement, to monitoring and.

      Welcome to the website of the National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME). Founded in , NAME has become the premier national and international organization that is committed to issues of equity, inclusion, diversity, and justice in schooling. “Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.”—Malcolm Forbes “Diversity in the world is a basic characteristic of human society, and also the key condition for a lively and.

      This book is intended as a call for dialogue. It is inspired by a humanistic vision of education and development, based on respect for life and human dignity, equal rights, social justice, cultural diversity, international solidarity and shared responsibility for a sustainable future. It proposes. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Now available in paperback, the sixth edition of this definitive text provides students a strong background in the conceptual, theoretical, and philosophical issues in multicultural education from a leading authority and scholarly leader of the fieldJames A. Banks.


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