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Geography and education for a multicultural society: Context and curriculum.

Geography and education for a multicultural society: Context and curriculum (Conference) (1983 London University Institute of Education)

Geography and education for a multicultural society: Context and curriculum.

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Published by Association for Curriculum Development in Geography in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Cover title: Racist Society: Geography curriculum.

ContributionsAssociation for Curriculum Development in Education.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14868543M

  By Joy C. Dingle Joy C. Dingle is an independent K–16 education consultant in the Washington, DC, area. She can be reached at [email protected] Recently, a colleague and I had a fascinating conversation about education and exactly what a meaningful, well-balanced US education should include. My adopted city of Washington, DC, and our .

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Multiculturalism’s impact on education. Some examples of how multiculturalism has affected the social and political spheres are found in revisions of curricula, particularly in Europe and North America, and the expansion of the Western literary and other canons that began during the last quarter of the 20th ula from the elementary to the university levels were revised.

It examines a range of national developments which include policy level debates as well as comparative reviews of curriculum and assessment aims and values. The majority of the chapters in the book are drawn from contemporary writing. Curriculum in Context is a Course Reader for The Open University course E Learning Curriculum and Assessment.

Amity Institute of Education Multicultural education advocates the belief that students and their life histories and experiences should be placed at the center of the teaching and learning process and that pedagogy should occur in a context that is familiar to students and that addresses multiple ways of thinking.

Textbooks on Multicultural Education. There are a variety of textbooks on multicultural education which have been published since the s.

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