Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence, Paperback / softback Book

Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence Paperback / softback

Edited by NAECTE Urban Education Teacher Research Network


Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence discusses how early childhood preservice teachers can use teacher research to explore and gain cultural competence, enabling them to support students and families from diverse backgrounds.

The book opens by describing the role of the university in preparing culturally competent teachers in urban settings and then explores historical perspectives of cultural competence.

Chapters then move toward more practical perspectives of supporting families from racially diverse backgrounds, understanding diverse families, interprofessional education and collaboration, teacher resiliency, and social justice.

Although the chapters focus on cultural competence in urban settings, they offer all early childhood teacher educators a challenge to address cultural competence in all settings.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 166 pages, 3 Tables, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Pre-school & kindergarten
  • ISBN: 9781138057098



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