Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Content: Creating Cultural-Congruency - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Content: Creating Cultural-Congruency PowerPoint presentation | free to download - id: 3f0fa9-ZDFjZ



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Content: Creating Cultural-Congruency

Description:

Creating Cultural-Congruency National-Louis University Mr. Lopez SEC525 Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Content The importance of student relevance and ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:49
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 4
Provided by: Ignaci71
Learn more at: http://lopezlearning.net
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Content: Creating Cultural-Congruency


1
Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Content
Creating Cultural-Congruency
  • National-Louis University
  • Mr. Lopez
  • SEC525

2
Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Content
  • The importance of student relevance and
    participation in curriculum decision making
  • Going back to hearing the other
  • Not silencing student voices
  • What do our textbook looks like?
  • How are teachers thinking about student
    textbooks?
  • Aesthetics of the books?
  • Authorship of the books?
  • Most textbooks in schools are controlled by the
    dominant group (European American) and confirm
    its status, culture, and contributions. (pg. 113)

3
Cultural-Congruity in Teaching-Learning
  • Not everyone within an ethnic group learns like
    that Yes, but the big idea is
    cultural-congruity in teaching-learning.
  • How can I achieve cultural-congruency In my
    classroom?
  • Students existing knowledge is the best starting
    point for the introduction of new knowledge.
  • New knowledge is learned more easily and
    retrained longer when it is connected to prior
    knowledge, frames, or references, or cognitive
    schemata.
  • Reduce the strangeness of new knowledge.
About PowerShow.com