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ECE211 Diversity: Development & Ed.

Lead Faculty: Dr. Valerie K. Amber

Course Description

Focus on cultural pluralism and its impact on development and education in regards to teaching and learning strategies. Emphasis on self-examination, reflection, and integration of current processes involved in interactions and relationships in society.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop effective verbal, nonverbal, and media communication techniques and strategies for diverse learners
  • Examine the differences between multicultural education and cultural pluralism
  • Identify the benefits of a strong multicultural education program
  • Develop strategies to involve all families in children's development and learning
  • Demonstrate professional standards and ethics
  • List effective instructional strategies highlighting: review of previous work, presenting new content and skills, guiding child practice, keeping child on task, providing feedback and reviewing child's work.