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Education and Human Development Master's Theses

Elementary education

1999

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A Study Of The Use Of Multicultural Literature In The Elementary Classroom, Felice A. Ward Apr 1999

A Study Of The Use Of Multicultural Literature In The Elementary Classroom, Felice A. Ward

Education and Human Development Master's Theses

The first purpose of this study was to find out how teachers at the elementary level in suburban and urban schools implement multicultural literature • into their classrooms. The second purpose was to find out where these teachers received instructional training on how to use multicultural literature in the classroom.

Today's classrooms are more culturally diverse than ever. It is important for teachers to be able to teach students from all ethnic backgrounds. Using multicultural literature can be a way to address diversity in the classroom.

Three Monroe County elementary schools are included in this study. Two of the schools ...