Good teachers embrace their students' cultural backgrounds - AZEdNews
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Good teachers embrace their students’ cultural backgrounds

All good teachers build a bridge between what students know and what they need to learn. Yet teaching that embraces students’ cultural backgrounds has largely been left out of current debates on what makes teachers effective. The drama in Tucson helps explain why: Culturally responsive teaching often requires confronting some of the most painful divides in American life.