Browsing Category

Diversity

Multicultural Counseling

Multicultural Counseling: Tips for School CounselorsThe amazing thing about being a school counselor is having the opportunity to work with all students in your building. Every student who walks in our building has the right to feel safe, accepted, and ready to learn. When working with culturally and linguistically diverse students, we need to expand our skills to incorporate an understanding of little people who may be different than us. Here are some tips to get started.

Read More »

Diversity, Monthly CCC Tips

Bibliotherapy and Diversity

Bibliotherapy and Diversity

Finding the Words: Bibliotherapy & Diversity

How does one “teach” others to be respectable citizens who appreciate and even celebrate the unique qualities of others?  Is it possible to teach that in a lesson?  Most would argue that being a model of such behavior is a crucial first step.  The way we educators talk about and react to others will have the greatest impact on our youth.  They are watching us.  They can spot a fake.  They will know if we practice what we preach.  So, before we even begin trying to teach cultural competency, we have to live it.  But, we can do better than live it.  We can CELEBRATE it.

Read More »

Book Suggestions, Diversity