Thinking About Cultural Diversity

Thinking About Cultural Diversity

Culture. Respect. Courage. Community. Acceptance. Empathy. Communication. Understanding. Belief. Tolerance. Cultural diversity is a term that means different things to all of us. It’s not a term I actually think of often because I tend to think that we’re all culturally diverse. Culture diversity, to me, means a sharing of culture, coming together, and just […]

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Supporting cultural and linguistic diversity in early childhood

Supporting cultural and linguistic diversity in early childhood

Early childhood is an exciting period of learning and development. High quality preschools recognize value and draw on children’s cultural and linguistic backgrounds to design and implement learning activities. They encourage home language maintenance and English language learning, and they support children’s appreciation of differences through carefully planned and relevant learning experiences. This video shows […]

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Intercultural Responsiveness

Intercultural Responsiveness

Culture. Respect. Courage. Community. Acceptance. Empathy. Communication. Understanding. Belief. Tolerance. Intercultural responsiveness plays a really important role in children’s lives because it helps them to feel like they’re connected and that they belong to this community, which therefore is a really important factor in their social and emotional well-being and their mental health. Intercultural responsiveness, […]

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