Preparing Teachers to Teach Tolerance

  title={Preparing Teachers to Teach Tolerance},
  author={Rebecca Stevens and Jim Charles},
  journal={Multicultural Perspectives},
  pages={17 - 25}
Diversity related dispositions (understanding, tolerance, and respect) of prospective teachers are crucial aspects of today's teacher preparation programs. Can prospective teachers challenge and change their diversity-related dispositions through the use of Teaching Tolerance's culturally responsive curriculum materials? Students watched the Teaching Tolerance video "The Shadow of Hate: A History of Intolerance in America," and responded in writing to 4 open-ended questions which prompted them… 

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