ED 277 :: Introduction to Multicultural Education
Fall 2013 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 32162
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Veronica F Ogata
vogata@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9833 (Ph)
(808) 734-9151 (Fax)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/20/2013
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite(s):
Qualification for ENG 100; qualification for MATH 24 or higher.
Course Description: ED 277 provides an examination of multicultural philosophies, approaches, and methods to prepare students in becoming culturally competent educators and communicators. Students will learn how to create mutually respectful and caring classroom, school, and community environments by discovering and using students’ cultural assets and strengths. Ways to develop, deliver, and adapt culturally-responsive instruction and technology will be introduced. Language-rich instruction to support English language learners and building an awareness of diversity within language learners will also be addressed. Students will explore authentic assessments to evaluate learning will be explored. Issues and challenges facing students and educators in today’s culturally diverse classrooms will be discussed and ways to advocate within and beyond the classroom walls will be examined.
Textbooks: http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/SelectTermDept.aspx
Technical Requirements: http://www.hawaii.edu/dl/onlinelearning

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/585
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