Module: Linking Identity and Achievement Through Cultural Competence
Teaching for cultural competence can ease the tension many culturally and linguistically diverse students feel between their academic and cultural identities. This module offers specific cultural-competence strategies you can use to help CLD students succeed.
In this module, you will:
Define cultural competence, and explain its importance for students.
Describe the key outcomes of teaching for cultural competence.
Identify teacher actions and strategies that can help facilitate these outcomes.