Ch 2: How Cultural Differences Impact Students

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Get reacquainted with the impact cultural differences have on students using this chapter's entertaining lessons, mini quizzes and practice exam. These study resources are available 24/7 and can help you quickly and easily prepare for a future test.

How Cultural Differences Impact Students - Chapter Summary

This engaging chapter closely examines cultural diversity in the classroom and the ways culture differences can positively and negatively affect students. Bite-sized lessons also look at factors like religion and socioeconomics as they relate to education. After completing this chapter, you will be able to do the following:

  • List and describe sociocultural influences on students
  • Discuss the relationship between socioeconomic status and education
  • Explain how discussing religious diversity can promote learning and development among students
  • Outline ways diversity can influence student achievement
  • Share factors that positively or negatively affect student adjustment to different cultures

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5 Lessons in Chapter 2: How Cultural Differences Impact Students
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Sociocultural Influences on ELL Students

1. Sociocultural Influences on ELL Students

This lesson explores the different sociocultural factors that can positively or negatively influence ELL students. Along with a brief analysis of each factor, this lesson provides you with some recommendations when dealing with specific types of ELL students.

Socioeconomic Status & Education: Statistics & Impact

2. Socioeconomic Status & Education: Statistics & Impact

We hear about socioeconomic status often, but what does it mean when we talk about its relationship with education? This lesson will bring you up to speed as well as introduce relevant statistics about socioeconomic status and education.

Religious Diversity in Classrooms

3. Religious Diversity in Classrooms

Too often, religious diversity is treated as a taboo subject in the classroom. However, with the proper structure, discussing religious diversity is an excellent way to promote learning and development for all students.

How Diversity Influences Student Achievement

4. How Diversity Influences Student Achievement

Diversity can be defined as the differences among people. In this lesson, we'll learn how poverty, social class, culture, and ethnicity can impact student achievement.

Student Adjustment to Different Cultures: Factors & Examples

5. Student Adjustment to Different Cultures: Factors & Examples

Students who come from different cultures can often struggle to adjust to their new life. This lesson discusses some factors that impede students' adjustment to a new culture.

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