Revealing the Invisible: Confronting Passive Racism in Teacher Education

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Taylor & Francis, Sep 26, 2006 - Education - 216 pages
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This book examines and confronts the passive and often unconscious racism of white teacher education students, offering a critical tool in the effort to make education more equitable. Sherry Marx provides a consciousness-raising account of how white teachers must come to recognize their own positions of privilege and work actively to create anti-racist teaching techniques and learning environments for children of color and children learning English as a second language.

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America is held up by threads invisible to those who maintain them but binding to those to whom they are painfully obvious. Sherry Marx vividly and candidly illustrates the embedded racism present in ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Sherry Marx is Assistant Professor of Multicultural Education and ESL Education at Utah State University. Her dissertation won two AERA Outstanding Dissertation awards: Division D Methodology and Division G Social Context of Education.

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