Assignment 1: Analysis: Barriers to Multiculturalism

By the due date assigned, post your response to this assignment as a one-page Word document to this Discussion Area. Make use of the knowledge that you have gained from this module’s readings and your discussions with your peers, to support your views, observations, and findings that you present in your assignment.

Through the end of the module, respond to at least two of your peers’ entries and provide constructive feedback to their postings.

Define a situation involving an incident or curriculum that exemplifies a barrier to the effective implementation of multiculturalism in schools. What can educators, society, and the media do to eliminate these barriers? Formulate at least one strategy for each of these stakeholders.

All written assignments and responses should follow APA rules for attributing sources.

Grading CriteriaMaximum PointsDefined a situation exemplifying a barrier to effective multiculturalism in schools.7Defined at least one strategy that educators can use to eliminate this barrier.7Defined at least one strategy that media can use to eliminate this barrier.7Defined at least one strategy that society can use to eliminate this barrier.7Reviewed at least two peer postings and provided constructive feedback.6Wrote in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrated ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources, displayed accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation.6Total:40