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Schools serving for social justice

Deborah Leta Habib

Schools serving for social justice

stories of inspiration, strategies for implementation

by Deborah Leta Habib

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Published by Deborah Leta Habib] in [Orange, Mass.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Multicultural education -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCenter for Educational Pluralism Collection.
    StatementDeborah Leta Habib.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13635937M
    OCLC/WorldCa50778013

    Historically, classrooms have been the stage for social change, providing a venue to promote and accelerate new ideas. In addition to academic instruction, one of a classroom teacher’s most important roles is to help students develop the critical thinking, collaboration, and self-reflection skills necessary to foster a better society.. Goals of social justice. Social Justice at CCS The Children’s Community School is working to promote the values of economic and racial justice. We recognize that there are structural inequalities in our society, which systemically disadvantage people of color, poor people, and people with other marginalized identities. We further recognize that institutions such as schools are complicit in these.

    Educators for Social Justice stands in solidarity with Rethinking Schools, a nonprofit publisher and advocacy organization, dedicated to sustaining and strengthening public education through social justice teaching and education activism. Rethinking Schools began in , as a group of Milwaukee-area teachers with a vision.   A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title ! Educating Activist Allies offers a fresh take on critical education studies through an analysis of social justice pedagogy in schools serving communities privileged by race and class. By documenting the practices of socially committed teachers at an urban private academy and a suburban public school, Katy Swalwell /5.

    The first of its kind, Teacher Education across Minority-Serving Institutions brings together innovative work from the family of institutions known as minority-serving institutions: Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges and Universities, Hispanic Serving Institutions, and Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving by: 2. Social justice is a type of distributive justice concerned with the allocation of social goods, known as primary goods, such as basic rights and freedoms, power, status, authority, education and employment opportunities, housing and health care. The distributive process consists of three components which include "the principles for the.


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