TITLE

Anticipating Differences--Celebrating Strengths

AUTHOR(S)
Cartledge, Gwendolyn; Kea, Cathy D.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Teaching Exceptional Children;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents strategies to provide educational, health, and social services to children and youth from various cultures. Development of cultural competence; Understanding families of culturally diverse learners; Provision of services for families of seriously emotionally disturbed students. INSETS: Cultural Diversity in the New Millennium.;What Is a Cultural Researcher?.
ACCESSION #
2973607

 

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