Curriculum for Multicultural Education
California State University, Monterey Bay
EDUC 5445, 3 semester hours, Section 601, Class No. 12086
Session F: July 21–August 1, 2014
Designed to help teachers learn to design, teach, and evaluate good standards-conscious multicultural curricula. Students will discuss multicultural curriculum with respect to theory, models of curriculum design, curriculum examples, and one's own ideology and critique curriculum for its representation of different socio-cultural groups, points of view, relationship to specific communities of students, and ideology. Students will have reading assignments to complete for the first day of class. Additional work will occur August 1–8, 2014.
Christine E. Sleeter was a founding faculty member in the College of Professional Studies at California State University, Monterey Bay. She is currently Immediate Past President of the National Association for Multicultural Education. Dr. Sleeter has published over 100 articles in journals and edited books. She has received numerous awards for her work.