Goals, theories, design of, examples, personal & social aspects, curricula, assessment, materials, role of teacher.
Minority and Multicultural Assessment: Ethical and Legal Issues
The following presents the topic of minority and multicultural assessment with associated ethical and legal issues. Standardized assessment, laws and ethics related to standardized testing, multicultural issues in testing, and effects of multicultural assessment are discussed.
Rationale for, Limited English Proficiency students, techniques, theories, positive effects (self-esteem, cognitive skills), problems, social aspects.
CLARENCE THOMAS AND THE SUPREME COURT
This is an analysis of Supreme Court justice Clarence Thomas, and his actions in his twelve years as the only African American on the court on the topic of affirmative action. Thomas' conservative bent.
High School Student's Achievement
Discusses the general problem of decreased achievement among high school students in language arts and mathematics. Significance and impact of the problem. Interests of high school students. Presents a research design to investigage the problem.
Empwering African-American Parents
A literature review on issues related to moving African-American special education children into post-seconadry school or work programs, with an emphasis on parental involvement and empowerment.