NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 4 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Gibson, Susan – Canadian Social Studies, 1996
Describes classroom activities designed to make an elementary class' study of people's contributions to Alberta's (Canada) history more culturally relevant for both the native and non-native students. The activities centered on student research of famous local people of the past. The projects included writing assignments, interviews, and artworks.…
Descriptors: Canada Natives, Cultural Awareness, Educational Policy, Elementary Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Mock, Karen R. – Canadian Social Studies, 1997
Reviews the implementation and early successes and failures of multicultural education in Canada. Although multicultural education was officially adopted as an educational policy in 1971, it has been reworked and revamped as problems and challenges have arisen. Discusses those incidents that necessitated structural changes in the policy. (MJP)
Descriptors: Cultural Pluralism, Educational Assessment, Educational Change, Educational Development
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Mock, Karen R. – Canadian Social Studies, 1997
Evaluates the effect of multicultural education on racism in Canada. Maintains that racism is still an integral part of Canadian life and, in some instances, appears to be on the rise. Argues for a vigorous and consistent educational policy emphasizing multicultural and antiracist training. (MJP)
Descriptors: Cultural Pluralism, Educational Assessment, Educational Change, Educational Development
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Kelebay, Yarema Gregory – Canadian Social Studies, 1992
Discusses a report of a task force on English language education in Quebec. Describes each portion of the report: educational policy, issue analysis and recommendations, and predictions that English-speaking student enrollment in Quebec will continue to fall. Includes additional opinions on other subjects. (DK)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Curriculum Evaluation, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education