Effective Teaching Techniques to Overcome Teacher Resistance

Rhone, Angela
March 2001
Contemporary Education;2001, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p43
Academic Journal
Presents types of educational movements to incorporate the philosophy of multicultural education. Revision of the school curriculum; Nature of multicultural education in the context of different reforms; Purposes of education.


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