Key Challenges to Cultivating Cultural and Racial Understanding in Classroom Dynamics

By Kyla Still and Dr. Benjamin M. Drury

https://www.edweek.org/teaching-learning/opinion-engaging-with-students-in-conversations-about-race/2020/06ra

Most educators in Chicago Public Schools are white and most students in their classrooms are not. On the surface, why would this be a problem? After all, aren’t teachers supposed to treat all students the same? Cultural and racial understanding within classrooms can pose a…

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