Inquiry Spring 2009: Diversity as a Resource for Learning

Diversity as a Resource for Learning
Diversity as a Resource for Learning
Students carry more than their backpacks to school. They also carry into the classroom experiences and understandings from their world outside school.
Marilyn Sherman
Preparing Teachers for Diversity
Preparing Teachers for Diversity
SESP programs develop teachers' ability to draw on the diversity of their spectrum of students.
Lisa Stein
Experiencing Diversity: A Key to College Learning
Experiencing Diversity: A Key to College Learning
College students value diversity on campus and seek interactions with people different from themselves, research by associate professor Lois Trautvetter confirms.
Marilyn Sherman
Making the Connection between Culture and Mathematics
Making the Connection between Culture and Mathematics
While each student brings a unique background to the classroom as an individual learner, what can be gained by looking at these learning experiences from a cultural perspective?
Jennifer Beck
Message from the Dean
Message from the Dean
Penelope Peterson
Faculty News
Faculty News
Marilyn Sherman
School News
School News
Marilyn Sherman
Alumni Profile
Alumni Profile
Marya Smith
The Learning Society
The Learning Society
The Learning Society consists of alumni and friends whose leadership and generosity in annual giving provide vital support to the School of Education and Social Policy.