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Intercultural Competency in Education

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Hanna Ragnarsdóttir

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https://www.edx.org/course/intercultural-competency-in-education

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5 Weeks

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The meaning of basic concepts like ethnocentrism, stereotypes and culture The importance of self-awareness and curiosity as a way towards intercultural awareness Awareness of the impact of negative generalisations How to deal with contradictions when identities are constructed How to become aware of your own influence on students’ identities, and to develop strategies to deal with identities in a fairer and more coherent way The importance of promoting understanding through respect for intercultural dialogue and the value of different languages How to increase students´ levels of participation in the classroom, building up a sense of belonging and community, as well as counteracting discrimination How to draw lessons from success stories of immigrant students and school communities in different countries that have succeeded in developing learning contexts that are equitable and socially just

Instructors

Hanna Ragnarsdóttir|Fríða Bjarney Jónsdóttir|Ingebjørg Lundevall

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