ED 277 :: Introduction to Multicultural Education
Fall 2014 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 31886
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Veronica F Ogata
(808) 734-9833 (Ph)
(808) 734-9151 (Fax)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/25/2014 - 12/19/2014
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:
Additional Notes: This ED 277 section (CRN 31886) is conducted on the Internet. Students must have access to a computer with Internet connection.

For additional information please contact the instructor via email (vogata@hawaii.edu). Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements and/or email. Thinking about taking an online class go to:http://hawaii.edu/dl/selfassessmentquiz and take the free distance learning self-assessment.
Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014 16:59:13