What is Culture

Religion influences a student achievement
Educators are to provide a safe and respectful learning enviornment
What is Culture?
Multicultural Education
Curriculum/materials/instruction
diversity
active exploration
Achievement Gap
SES
Ethnicity (minority groups)
Parental involvement
Funding
Language
Social status
ELL
Identity
stereotypes
immigrants
educational experiences
family/cultural differences
Education
Ethnicty
based on origin
does not defines one race
Biculturalism
Family
Community
Gender
boys
girls
Sexual Orientation
homosexual
heterosexual
transgender
Religion
history
anthropology
tradition
Beliefs
Values
Traditions
foods, holidays, art
Relationships
Family, social and/or political relations
Customs
The way in which we think
Race
physical characteristcs
genetics
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