Cultural and Linguistic Differences: What Teachers Should Know
PD Hours: 1.5
This module examines the ways in which culture influences the daily interactions that occur across all classrooms and provides practice for enhancing culturally responsive teaching (est. completion time: 1 hour).
By completing this module, learners will:
- Understand how a teacher’s own culture can influence his or her teaching
- Be able to describe what it means to provide culturally responsive instruction
- Recognize how linguistic diversity may influence school outcomes for students
- Understand the importance of family involvement in school