Culturally Responsive Teaching: Theory, Research, and Practice
Teachers College Press, Jan 1, 2000 - Education - 251 pages
In this wonderful new volume, Geneva Gay makes a convincing case for using culturally responsive teaching to improve the school performance of underachieving students of color. Key components of culturally responsive teaching discussed include teacher caring, teacher attitudes and expectations, formal and informal multicultural curriculum, culturally informed classroom discourse, and cultural congruity in teaching and learning strategies. This is an excellent resource for anyone who cares about improving and recognizing the factors that shape culturally responsive teaching and learning.
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Review: Culturally Responsive Teaching: Theory, Research, and PracticeUser Review - Ricki - Goodreads
This book is absolutely incredible. It is very well-researched and gives very useful tools for responding to all of the cultures that exist in the classroom. I highly recommend it to teachers. I ... Read full review
Review: Culturally Responsive Teaching: Theory, Research, and PracticeUser Review - Mona - Goodreads
Bit more about the standards movement. Read full review