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Culture, literacy, and learning

taking bloom in the midst of the whirlwind

by Carol D Lee

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York, NY .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Education (Secondary) -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies,
  • Multicultural education -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies,
  • Education, Urban -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies,
  • School improvement programs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-221) and index

    StatementCarol D. Lee ; foreword by Linda Darling-Hammond
    GenreCase studies
    SeriesMulticultural education series, Multicultural education series (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC2779 .L43 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17241823M
    ISBN 100807747491, 0807747483
    ISBN 109780807747490, 9780807747483
    LC Control Number2006025147

    Culture, cultural processes, and cross-cultural interventions have been discussed in-depth in several Institute of Medicine (IOM) reports (IOM, , a) which suggest that ways of learning, beliefs about health and illness, and patterns of communications contribute to health literacy through their effect on communication, comprehension Cited by: 1.   “When creating a culture of literacy, don't overlook local knowledge and traditions. These can be marginalized in the haste to conform to mainstream norms. Be sure to adopt a broad definition of literacy to promote inclusion.” —Salika A. Lawrence, associate professor of literacy and teacher education, New York.

    "Bring It to Class" features: (1) A researched rationale for using pop culture in middle school and secondary classrooms as well as school libraries and media centers; (2) Field-tested teaching approaches that will connect adolescents with school-based learning and motivate their literacy practices in and out of class; and (3) An easy-to-use Author: Margaret C. Hagood, Donna E. Alvermann, Alison Heron-Hruby. Choose books that support your primary literacy objective, your curriculum scope and sequence, or mandated learning standards. For example, if your goal is to learn about characters, choose a book where the character’s feelings and actions are central to the plot or theme of the story. Connect your book selection to themes and/or content areas.

    Cultural literacy also helps you develop associated skills, such as communication and self-reflection (Flavell, Thackrah & Hoffman, ). Cultural literacy contributes positively to the society in which you live. It. reduces prejudice and inequality based on culture, increases the value placed on diversity, and. The impact of cultural differences on cognitive processes is hard to detect, especially when scientific results and models are adopted from another culture. This phenomenon can be observed when models of reading and spelling development in English-speaking children are used by German-speaking investigators without empirical by: 4.


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children and plays a prominent role in their literacy learning (Jones Diaz et al, ). Methodology This article draws on research conducted in and for the Early Literacy and Social Justice Project, in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, as well as research on popular culture and literacy learning conducted by me in Teaching, Learning & Culture Department offers an Online program in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Reading and Literacy.

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