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Multicultural Education

The goal of multicultural education is to help students appreciate and recognize the accomplishments of cultures other than their own. The articles below offer ideas for creating a curriculum and a classroom environment that celebrate the wonderful diversity that is characteristic of American society in the 21st century.

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The Spirit of Día: Celebrating Cuentos Every Day

8 Tips to Protect ELLs from Bullying in Your Classroom and School

Choosing Children's Books: Cultural Relevance Rubric

My Life Is Normal, Too: Diversity in Children's Literature

Lessons Learned from Immigrant Families

Social and Emotional Needs of Middle and High School ELLs

Working with Community Organizations to Support ELL Students

Retrospective: Language Instruction in Native American Communities

How to Support ELL Students with Interrupted Formal Education (SIFEs)

How to Support Refugee Students in the ELL Classroom

From the Classroom: Working with Chinese ELLs

Culturally Relevant Books in the ELL Classroom

Culturally Responsive Instruction for Holiday and Religious Celebrations

Creating Culturally Responsive Classroom Environments