collegedad profile image 84

How do we incorporate the needs of all cultures in our schools?


I was recently tasked with writing a research paper that demonstrates the cultural uniqueness of two minority cultures in my area. Then I am to outline multicultural strategies designed to include their cultures in my classroom. When I presented the Finish culture I was told that they are not a minority, because they are "White." Finish people make up a small portion of the local population, and in respect to the populations of Michigan and the U.S. they are far outnumbered by many minority groups. How can we be truly eliminate bias in the classroom if we don't recognize all cultures equally?

sort by best latest

ocfireflies profile image79

ocfireflies says

3 years ago
 |  Comment
Lisa HW profile image82

Lisa HW says

3 years ago
 |  Comment
  • collegedad profile image

    collegedad 3 years ago

    Oh they don't like that answer! LOL The powers that be want us to exploit the differences not the similarities.

lburmaster profile image81

lburmaster says

3 years ago
 |  Comment
cherihut profile image83

Cheri Hutson (cherihut) says

3 years ago
 |  Comment
taburkett profile image59

taburkett says

3 years ago
 |  Comment
working