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Author Ramsey, Patricia G.
Title Teaching and learning in a diverse world : multicultural education for young children / Patricia G. Ramsey ; foreword by Sonia Nieto.
Pub Info New York : Teachers College Press, [2015]
book jacket
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J PARENT TEACHER 370.117 Ram     AVAILABLE
Edition Fourth edition.
Descript xvi, 207 pages ; 23 cm.
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Series Early childhood education series
Early childhood education series (Teachers College Press)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-194) and index.
Contents Multicultural schools and classrooms. Growing up in a world of contradictions and injustices : a multicultural response -- We are all learning -- Creating caring and critical communities -- Contexts of learning. The context of race -- The context of economic class and consumerism -- The context of culture and the natural environment -- The context of gender and heteronormativity -- The context of abilities and disabilities.
Summary This guide to creating multicultural classrooms provides research-based practices for engaging children in the exploration of the complexities of race, economic inequalities, immigration, environmental issues and sustainability, gender and sexual orientation and identities, and abilities and disabilities. It also addresses the challenges of teaching in the context of globalization, pervasive social media, and increasing standards and accountability.--From publisher description.
Subject Multicultural education -- United States.
Multiculturalism -- Study and teaching (Early childhood) -- United States.
Early childhood education -- United States.
Educational sociology -- United States.
Teaching -- United States.
Alt Title Multicultural education for young children
ISBN 9780807756256 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0807756253 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
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