100+ Educational Strategies to Teach Children of Color by Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu

By Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu

Because the attrition fee for brand spanking new academics in high-poverty colleges averages among forty% and 50% over the first five years of educating, this research bargains sensible suggestions to greater than 100 of the day-by-day challenges they face. With an emphasis on pragmatic ways that may be complete within the lecture room, the e-book argues that the various abilities invaluable for educating in city colleges aren't competently taught in collage courses and that almost all white academics easily need to examine via event. Written from a black standpoint and supported through real-life examples and information instead of conception, this useful compendium of recommendation and services tackles problems with race and sophistication while outlining the many ways during which the yank college system is designed to give a contribution to a teacher's struggle.

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Criticize. Children want attention, and unfortunately, many have found they receive more attention being negative than being positive. 32 BONDING 9. Apologize. Children respect teachers more when they apologize. Share with your students some of the mistakes you made when you were their age. Children need to see you as human, as a person, just like them. 33 100 Plus Educational Strategies to Teach Children of Color 10. Dress like a professional. If you want your children to respect you, you need to dress like a professional.

Studio and video costs = $800,000. – IRS gets 50 percent = $500,000. – Rapper buys Bentley for $500,000. – Rapper ends up with $0. 51 100 Plus Educational Strategies to Teach Children of Color 27 Deglamorize the life of the drug dealer. Create a poster with the information below. – Drug Dealers – $10,000 best day – $700 month average – $8,400 year income . . – 3 year average career before: They use drugs Go to jail Die 52 DÉCOR 28. Create classroom learning centers. There are five ways to learn: writing, oral, pictures, fine arts, and artifacts.

If you’ve done your bonding exercises, then you’ll know what your students want to be when they grow up. Find posters of famous African Americans/Hispanics that work in the same careers and put them next to the appropriate children. For example, if David wants to be a doctor, then find a picture of someone like Dr. Ben Carson and put his photo next to David’s. 41 100 Plus Educational Strategies to Teach Children of Color 18. H ave positive music playing in the background. Play different genres of music.

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