We also know that over the past decades educational and social research conducted on school, family, and community partnerships' support the proposition that when schools, families, and community organizations work as partners to enhance and support learning, our culturally and linguistically diverse
students will do much better academically in school.
In addition to requiring teacher candidates to intern in schools with culturally and linguistically diverse
populations (Villegas & Lucas, 2002; Zeichner & McDonald, 2011), experienced mentors (Villegas & Lucas, 2002) and strong connections between university-based and internship-related teacher educators (Zeichner, 2010) can help candidates learn to work with culturally and linguistically diverse
A keyword search of the prominent behavior analytic journal, Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, for terms related to culturally and linguistically diverse
practices was devoid of relevant hits.
With this in mind, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse
Classrooms examines the consequences of this trend, which has often resulted in multilingual learners who do not share the dominant first language of their communities becoming marginalized and subsequently not achieving their educational goals.
As the number of students from culturally and linguistically diverse
backgrounds continues to increase, the need for teaching approaches that are culturally responsive will intensify (Richards, Brown, & Forde, 2007).
The first article is entitled "Examining the Relationships Between Reading Achievement and Tutoring Duration and Content for Gifted Culturally and Linguistically Diverse
Students From Low-Income Backgrounds.
After many efforts to lift the achievement of its high numbers of culturally and linguistically diverse
students, a district in Massachusetts realized that the missing link was parent involvement.
Compelling stories representing the range of experiences that culturally and linguistically diverse
students are apt to face in school are presented.
Board of Education) to provide for the specific needs of culturally and linguistically diverse
students with adequate services in the schools, the field of education does not appear to fully understand or incorporate best practices in systematically serving Latino students.
Sponsored by the Urban Special Education Leadership Collaborative and Education Development Center, in partnership with NEA, this event high-lights the progress schools have made in delivering a quality education to all students--particularly those with disabilities and those from culturally and linguistically diverse
Group interventions with culturally and linguistically diverse
The three-video series "Starting Points: For Educators of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse
Young Children" is designed to help teachers support preK-grade 3 English-language learners and their families.