Adapted from Cultural Diversity and Education. James A Banks. Pearson Education Inc 2006
ADAPT TO DIVERSITY
INSTITUTIONALIZE CULTURAL KNOWLEDGE
A major goal of MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION is to reform schools, colleges, and universities so that students from diverse racial, ethnic, and social-class groups will experience educational equality. Use this framework as an approach to the integration of ethnic content into the curriculum.
The model here is viewed from Level 4 being the most competent, to Level 1 being the least. Included in this model are the points of the Continuum that they align with.
The Social Action Approach
The Transformation Approach
The Additive Approach
The Contributions Approach
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