The Virtual IUE: Culturally Responsive Teaching in Virtual Learning Environments
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Culturally Responsive Teaching in Virtual Learning Environments
The Virtual IUE: Culturally Responsive Teaching in Virtual Learning EnvironmentsErica Hernandez-ScottThe Institute for Urban Education is a teacher preparation program in the School of Education at the University of Missouri Kansas City that was designed to prepare the exemplary teachers for urban schools (Institute for Urban Education [IUE], 2008a). Culturally Responsive Teaching is a pedagogy that empowers students intellectually, socially, emotionally, and politically by using cultural referents to impart knowledge, skills, and attitudes (Ladson-Billings, 1994). The Strands of Culturally Responsive TeachingSelf-transformationThe Learning CommunityResponsive CurriculumResponsive and Responsible Pedagogy Virtual Learning ActivitiesSelf-transformationParent-teacher conferences with and without cultural competenceThe Learning CommunityTeaching with and without a learning communityResponsive CurriculumTeaching with and without a multicultural curriculumResponsive and Responsible Pedagogy Teaching with and without active learning strategiesEvaluationPre- and Post-Surveys for each activitySurvey ItemStrongly DisagreeDisagreeNeutralAgreeStrongly AgreeCulture impacts home-school relationships.12345Comments:I am aware of how my culture impacts home-school relationships.12345Comments:I understand how my students cultures impact home-school relationships.12345Comments:I know how to establish positive home-school relationships.12345Comments:Table 1. Self-transformation Survey Sample ItemsReferencesInstitute for Urban Education. (2008a). IUE Information Packet. Kansas City, MO: Author.Ladson-Billings, G. (1994). The dreamkeepers: Successful teachers of African American children. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.