Building Community Out of Diversity

Description:
This article confronts the need for teachers and administrators to embrace and plan for diversity training in their school curricula. The author states that as a core part of God's design, diversity should lead to unity, not mere co-existence. Additional issues discussed include the following: Identifying the Issues; Exploring the Core of Diversity; Communication; Time; Individuality; Egalitarian Versus Hierarchical; Locus of Control; Confrontation Versus Harmony; Task Orientation Versus Relationships; Content Versus Context. 
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Publication Date:
1997
Author:
Lourdes E Morales-Gudmundsson
Publisher:
Journal of Adventist Education
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Language:
English
Resource Type:
Internet Resources; Serial Publications
Resource Objective:
Professional Development / Training
Level:
Tertiary-Lifelong
Audience:
Administrator / Leader, Teacher / Faculty
Religious Origin:
Seventh-day Adventist