Category Archives: Multicultural

In the Rainfield

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CLIMB is a collaboration of like-minded individuals who seek to improve the accuracy and content of historical and cultural artifacts on the Internet. Vancouver: Western Education Development Group, Faculty of Education, University of British Columbia. Scholastic, 1996. (Latino) The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales by Virginia Hamilton, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon. Her incredible life is illustrated in a series of paintings.

Crispus Attucks: A Hero of the American Revolution

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Warren Buffet is one of the world’s richest men, with assets totally up to US$50 billion in 2011. See especially, his teachers’ guide at: http://www.followthedrinkinggourd.org/Appendix_Teachers_Guide.htm Norman, D. et al. “Increasing the Number of Underrepresented Minorities in Astronomy at the Undergraduate, Graduate, and Postdoctoral Levels” (a 2010 position paper): http://www.aura-astronomy.org/diversity/ Who are the Black Astronomers and Astrophysicists? (profiles of 20th and 21st century African-American astronomers): http://www.math.buffalo.edu/mad/physics/astronomy-peeps.html Tyson, Neil deGrasse: 2004 Interview on the PBS NOVA website, covering not only astronomy but his development as a scientist and facing racism: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/space/conversation-with-neil-tyson.html Article about the Bridge Program that Mexican-American astronomer Keivan Stassun is leading to increase the number of Latino PhD’s: http://nbclatino.com/2012/07/24/vanderbilt-university-program-bridges-latinos-to-phd-degrees/ Profile of Jose Francisco Salgado, astronomer and educator, born in Puerto Rico: http://nbclatino.com/2012/07/03/an-astronomer-who-urges-not-to-have-limits/ Profiles of astronomers on the History Makers website: Interview with Claudia Alexander on the Women in Planetary Science web site: http://womeninplanetaryscience.wordpress.com/2011/02/03/claudia-alexander-be-prepared-to-be-flexible-in-your-career/ Committee on the Status of Minorities (AAS) Web site: http://csma.aas.org/ Discussions of and resources about minority issues in the training of professional astronomers in the U.

Igloo (Native American Homes)

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Valaitis held the senior human resources positions for MHE’s PreK-12 business unit and the Customer Service& Global Technology group. Should you find after trying it that you could not teach in the Seminary because you had reached conclusions in your study which made it impossible for you to uphold its position you would simply say so. 53 Machen would not have been allowed to stay at Princeton if he had come out on the wrong side or stayed indefinitely on the fence.

Juneteenth Day (Holiday Histories)

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Canadian Social Work Review. 28, (1), pp. 89-105. Parham is Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs, as well as an adjunct faculty member at the University of California, Irvine. Just want to try something a little different? The military presence remained for the duration of the school year. Mightier Than the Sword: World Folktales for Strong Boys. There is a long list of children's Latino authors and illustrators, followed by a list of Latino young adult authors.

The Story of the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement in

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Index to periodicals published between 1700 and 1850. Jim Cummins, from Ontario Institute for Studies in Education clarifies aspects of the distinction between basic interpersonal communicative skills and cognitive academic language proficiency that he framed 20 years ago (Cummins, 1979) as a qualification to John Oller's (1979) claim that all individual differences in language proficiency could be accounted for by just one underlying factor, which he termed global language proficiency. by Stephen D.

Exploring African-American Culture Through Crafts

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Mark Bevir argues, for example, that narratives explain actions by appealing to the beliefs and desires of actors and by locating webs of beliefs in the context of historical traditions. That our recent economic publications are available in PDF format. First, his emphasis on dialogue has struck a very strong chord with those concerned with popular and informal education. He loved to cook—pork chops and corn was his favorite meal to prepare. In fact his foreman, Juan Valdez was so truthful the people called him Juan Verdades.

Medgar Evers (African-American Biographies)

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Ernie Banks is the first black player to win two consecutive Most Valuable Player Awards: 1958 & 1959. Migration et education interculturelle en Europe. As part of a collaborative team, I encourage honest feedback and discussion of the supervisory relationship. Over 40 voices discuss strategies for eliminating discrimination in organizations. Jeremy is also actively involved in the civic leadership programs of the Southern California Leadership Network as a Senior Curriculum Fellow, teaching The Internal Dynamics of Leadership to give leaders the inner skills needed to deal with life’s challenges.

Harriet Tubman: Riding the Freedom Train (Gateway

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As a member of Bill Nye's National Science Advisory Committee, Professor Baptiste had a major role in the inclusion of the diversity in the "Bill Nye the Science Guy" television series. Toronto: Multicultural History Society of Ontario. It’s our Airmen.” The day also provided Sabers and their families an opportunity to honor several federally-mandated observances such as African American History Month, Women’s History Month, Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, National American Indian Heritage Month and more.

Slavery in Early America (Story of America)

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This is a story of a young girl, Esperanza, who has to overcome her spoiled tendencies and begin experiencing life as a farm worker. Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes is based on the true story of a girl who contracts cancer as a direct result of the atomic bomb. Index to major legal publications, including law reviews, legal newspapers, and bar association journals. The student is expected to: (A) explain the political, economic, and social impact of the oil industry on the industrialization of Texas; (B) define and trace the impact of "boom-and-bust" cycles of leading Texas industries throughout the 20th and early 21st centuries such as farming, oil and gas production, cotton, ranching, real estate, banking, and computer technology; (C) describe and compare the impact of the Progressive and other reform movements in Texas in the 19th and 20th centuries such as the Populists, women's suffrage, agrarian groups, labor unions, and the evangelical movement of the late 20th century; (D) describe and compare the civil rights and equal rights movements of various groups in Texas in the 20th century and identify key leaders in these movements, including James L.

Walter White (Gateway Civil Rights)

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Knopf, 1997 (Multi-ethnic) Family Pictures/Cuadros de Familia by Carmen Lomas Garza. Therefore, it is not enough to dismiss the celebrations of multi-culturalism via European soccer teams as a way of denying the reality of racism; the discussions about the players’ ethnicities, national allegiances, inherited traits, and skin colors made racial markers hypervisible. Substitite the adjectival form of the ethnicity for the word 'ethnic.' For example, you might enter a search in the Library Catalog as: hispanic americans--fiction.