Cultural Competency for Educators
As the Quad Cites becomes increasingly diverse, many educators need development to build cultural competency. Today’s society requires that everyone possess the skills for dealing with all people. At Performance Learning in Davenport, Iowa, we offer a professional development course in cultural competency for schools and districts across the Quad Cities and surrounding areas.
Cultural Competency In The Classroom
Today’s Quad City classrooms require that instructors possess cultural competency for teaching all students. Robust instructional strategies and culturally sensitive curricula are critical. More important is an instructor who is sensitive and responsive to the unique differences of each student.
Recognizing the need to strengthen specific cultural competencies to reach and teach all students requires an understanding of new ideas and a willingness to view instruction through varied cultural lenses. Performance Learning will empower you with the skills to:
The teacher-student relationship has so many subtle nuances across race, gender, and class lines that opening our eyes to these nuances would make us better educators. Time and again, we see a growing number of educators willing to forgo the need to jump directly into teaching, educators who are more into getting to know the students.
Here at Performance Learning, we take pride in customizing our trainings for maximum relevancy and effectiveness to meet the needs of our clients across the Quad Cities. For more details and information, contact us at 563-650-4743.