Why cultural competency?
In this capstone you will find information on cultural competency from my personal studies and literature taken from experts. The purpose of this capstone was to see if teaching students about themselves and other students will help build relationships, creating a more productive and safer classroom environment. From reading literature from experts in the field and working with nationally known Gary Howard, guidelines to help build a since of community in your classroom and schools are giving. Overall, the focus of my research was to see if introducing these ideas to my classroom and school would have a positive impact.
Lehmann, Robert O., "Why cultural competency?" (2008). School of Education Student Capstone Theses and Dissertations. 2049.