Culturally Responsive Teaching Theory, Research and Practice

ISBN-10: 0807739545

ISBN-13: 9780807739549

Edition: 2nd 2000

Authors: Geneva Gay

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List price: $24.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Teachers College Press, Teachers College, Columbia University
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.056
Language: English

Series Foreword
Challenges and Perspectivesp. 1
The Need for and Nature of Storyp. 2
A Personal Story and Symbol of a Trendp. 4
The Achievement Dilemmap. 7
Assertions About Improving Student Achievementp. 8
Power Pedagogy Through Cultural Responsivenessp. 21
From Can't to Canp. 22
Ideological Beginningsp. 26
Descriptive Characteristicsp. 29
Culturally Responsive Teaching Personifiedp. 36
Roles and Responsibilities of Teachersp. 42
The Power of Caringp. 45
Concept of Caringp. 47
Teacher Expectations Matterp. 53
The Absence of Caringp. 62
Moving Toward Culturally Responsive Caringp. 70
Culture and Communication in the Classroomp. 77
Relationship Among Culture, Communication, and Educationp. 79
Symbol of Significance: African American Ebonicsp. 81
Culturally Different Discourse Structuresp. 90
Ethnic Variations in Communication Stylesp. 91
Gender Variations in Discourse Stylesp. 105
Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Curriculum Contentp. 111
Importance of Textbooks as Curriculum Contentp. 113
Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Textbooksp. 113
Ethnic Diversity in Literary and Trade Booksp. 117
Mass Media as Culturally Relevant Curriculum Contentp. 123
Culturally Diverse Curriculum Content Effectsp. 130
Improving Culturally Diverse Curriculum Contentp. 142
Cultural Congruity in Teaching and Learningp. 147
Learning Styles Baselinep. 150
Multidimensional Culturally Congruent Instructionp. 153
Cooperative Learningp. 158
Active and Affective Engagementp. 168
Ethnic-Centered Classes and Schoolsp. 172
Culturally Responsive Pedagogical Praxis: A Personal Casep. 183
Being Supportive and Facilitativep. 184
Rituals and Routinesp. 186
Learning Cooperatively and Successfullyp. 187
Choice and Authenticity Are Essential to Learningp. 188
Teaching to Enable and Empowerp. 189
Knowledge Plus Practice Is Imperativep. 191
Critical Orientations Are Importantp. 196
The Personal Is Powerfulp. 197
Epilogue: Moving Forthp. 201
Culturally Centered Incremental Efforts Make a Differencep. 202
Confronting Conventionp. 203
New Paradigms for Practicep. 209
Now Is the Timep. 212
Pillars for Progressp. 212
Referencesp. 217
Indexp. 241
About The Authorp. 251
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