Children's Friendships In Culturally Diverse Classrooms
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: James G. Deegan
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Using material from American, Australian and British empirical studies, this book examines children's interests, needs, assets and capacities in multicultural classrooms and provides international comparisons on what it is like to "be" and "have" friends. The book also explores children's developing ideas of friendships and how they are linked to
Roma Identity and Ritual in the Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Jana Obrovská
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-21 - Publisher: Springer

This book addresses the dynamics of interethnic relationships in ethnically mixed classrooms in the Czech Republic. The classroom is a space in which the boundaries and meanings of facets of identity such as ethnicity, class and gender are negotiated on a daily basis: using rich ethnographic data, the author grounds
Becoming a Model Minority
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Fang GAO
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-25 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Becoming a Model Minority: Schooling Experiences of Ethnic Koreans in China looks at the manner in which ethnic Korean students construct self-perception out of the model minority stereotype in their school and lives in Northeast China. It also examines how this self-perception impacts the strength of the model minority stereotype
Adapting to Diversity: Irish Schools and Newcomer Students
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Fang GAO
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: ESRI

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Education in Ireland
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Sheelagh Drudy
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-04 - Publisher: Gill & Macmillan Ltd

A contemporary snapshot of Irish education, this book positions 21st-century Irish education at the centre of the creation of the knowledge economy and outlines the challenges and changes presented as a result of a changing education system and society. Part 1: The Changing System charts selected changes that have taken