The process of learning is enhanced and all children are learning together. In most situations, children learn more about the global world through the process of learning about different cultures. This is very important because we live in a global world that provides for many cultures who come to the United States to learn and to grow. Many students come to the United States, stay, and make a living. As they enter classrooms at the K-12 and college levels, they are being trained for work; which can require more global knowledge.
The aspects of this paper will provide a synopsis of three articles that are research or theory pertaining to CRT. The articles have been chosen from the university library through various academic journals.
Summary of Journal Articles
Kozleski (2010) begins this discussion in the article that provides information about why CRT is important. Kozleski makes the point that teachers have a responsibility to set aside their biases about certain cultures and provide opportunities for students to interact with one another. These actions, according to Kozleski, will help students stay engaged in their learning. Another important feature of a cultural classroom is that it helps children become engaged in citizenry. For teachers, this means that they begin to negotiate and facilitate instead of lecture and provide orders of what students must do. ...Show more