The question often raised is: “Who gets to decide which parts of which cultures are worth teaching?” Rather than engage directly in this debate, the focus of this course will be on teaching participants effective pedagogy to enable children in their classrooms to develop the skills needed to thrive in a multicultural world. The emphasis will be on helping participants and their students to recognize and negotiate cultural influences throughout life. Stories are often carriers of culture; therefore, this course will use the technique of digital storytelling to give participants and their students an opportunity to express their growing cultural literacy in a 21st Century format.
It's going to be a great weekend! P.S. The official dedication of the McGee Commons happens this afternoon at 5:30… https://t.co/8VcwivcXpl