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Cultural proficiency : a manual for school leaders

Author: Randall B Lindsey; Kikanza Nuri Robins; Raymond D Terrell
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The authors point out ways that school leaders and the entire system can help children succeed regardless of cultural relations, IQ, socioeconomic status, neighborhood or ethnicity. Several helpful tools, such as the human relations needs assessment and the seven dynamics of change, are provided as real-world tools for provoking discussion among school leaders.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Guide (Descripteur de forme)
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Estudio de casos
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Randall B Lindsey; Kikanza Nuri Robins; Raymond D Terrell
ISBN: 0761946438 9780761946434 0761946446 9780761946441
OCLC Number: 51028951
Description: xxiv, 370 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Understanding cultural proficiency --
What is cultural proficiency? --
The historical context for cultural proficiency --
Using the tools of cultural proficiency --
The first tool, descriptive language: the cultural proficiency continuum --
The second tool, behavioral competencies: the essential elements of cultural proficiency --
The third tool, underlying values: the guiding principles of cultural proficiency --
Overcoming the barriers to cultural proficiency --
Culturally proficient leadership: formal and nonformal leaders --
The first barrier: Unawareness of the need to adapt --
The second barrier: the presumption of entitlement --
Making the commitment to cultural proficiency --
Cultural proficiency: a moral imperative --
The case: one last look.
Responsibility: Randall B. Lindsey, Kikanza Nuri Robins, Raymond D. Terrell.
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