The Culturally Proficient School

THE CULTURAL PROFICIENCY JOURNEY: MOVING BEYOND ETHICAL BARRIERS TOWARD PROFOUND SCHOOL CHANGE

The Culturally Proficient School provides the practical strategies, tools, and resources needed to successfully implement cultural proficiency throughout an organization. Providing many opportunities for discussion and contemplation, this book features:

  • Reflective activities for individuals or groups
  • Sample conversations around issues of diversity, multiculturalism, equity entitlement, and racism
  • Typical behaviors associated with culturally proficient leadership organized around the responsibilities of school leaders
  • Professional development activities

By using diversity as an educational resource, cultural proficiency dramatically increases the likelihood that all students will be successful learners. Designed primarily for principals, assistant principals, and other school-based leaders, this innovative field book is a perfect resource for leadership academies.