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Intercultural & Cross Cultural Teaching Portal

Intercultural & Cross Cultural Teaching Portal

The aim of the Intercultural & Cross Cultural Teaching Portal is to establish communities of diverse P-12 educators who are teaching or preparing to teach in an educational environment. By coming together, we share our commitments and concerns as we review and recapture our experiences in facing the challenges of educating everybody's children. We wanted to create spaces specifically for individuals of the same cultural background to communicate with and learn from each other. We also encourage intercultural and cross-cultural communications among teachers of different ethnic groups. We raise questions such as how our cultures shape our vision of children's learning and schooling in general? More specifically, how our social and cultural identity helps to mold our interactions within the... Show More
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Melda Yildiz
Melda Yildiz (Faculty)
15 years ago
I attended a presentation by Dr. Tettegah. This online project is a great way to
raise awareness through online dialog.
Used in course? Yes
Caitlin Tarmann
Caitlin Tarmann (Student)
11 years ago
I am currently a college student majoring in education. I found this website very interesting, because our curriculm is so focused on diversity it is nice to have somewhere to go and ask questions. The examples of how to deal with real issues of diversity in the classroom seems really helpful to me since I do not have all the experience yet, others input is very helpful. Also, with just beginning my teacher career the resources they give could come in very handy.