White teacher

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Harvard University Press, Mar 1, 1979 - Education - 140 pages
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Vivian Paley presents a moving personal account of her experiences teaching kindergarten in an integrated school within a predominantly white, middle-class neighborhood. In a new preface, she reflects on the way that even simple terminology can convey unintended meanings and show a speaker's blind spots. She also vividly describes what her readers have taught her over the years about herself as a "white teacher."

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User Review  - scd87 - LibraryThing

I read this book for a class called Multicultural Education. Paley discusses her experiences as a kindergarten teacher, and the issues she faced in a multicultural classroom. She explains how she ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

I am getting ready to start this book. We are reading it in one of my education courses. We will see how it goes! In the end I really enjoyed reading this. I think it is a great book for all teachers ... Read full review


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