scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,018
Racial Awareness in the Classroom It CAN be Done Over the past few weeks we have discussed the issue of race and the many forms of discrimination into which it can be molded Whether it is through preconceived stereotypes racial slurs or a general phobia due to ignorance racial discrimination in the classroom is a problem that is rarely addressed Only through teaching racial awareness to our students can we begin to solve this problem that can alienate and hinder a childs given right to an equal opportunity education Everyones had their shot at defining race Theologians scientists social scientists anthropologists and many others have all defined the term Of course politicians through the ages have also played their part a major part while activists have contested and rearticulated all of these definitions Obviously those designated as belonging to inferior races have sought to contest the meaning and significance of race and often have succeeded Since people still act as if races exist--despite the fact that the very discipline founded upon discerning race no longer recognizes the concept this belief has a multitude of real life effects Racial prejudice is a subject that is very complex to detect at times it can come in a lot of different forms Racism could be in the form of selective anger or hate social selections terminology or even a joke it could come in many ways There are web sites that almost everyone can access spreading ideas of hate and racism1 Almost every one in society is guilty of being racist at least once in their lives it may come in the most sublime naive way or a totally direct hate This is present in our everyday lives but looking at this problem in a classroom setting it can hinder and even prevent a child from educational opportunities Each child is entitled to be in any setting that does not interfere with the childs right to
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA