Race

Shaunita Lester & Kelsey Leadbetter

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Race

a classification system used to categorize humans into large and distinct populations or groups by anatomical, cultural, ethnic, genetic, geographical, historical, linguistic, religious, and/or social affiliation.


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Race_(classification_of_human_beings)

Discrimination

treatment or consideration of, or making a distinction in favor of or against, a person or thing based on the group, class, or category to which that person or thing belongs rather than on individual merit:racial and religious intolerance and discrimination.


http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/discrimination?s=t

Prejudice

an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or without knowledge, thought, or reason.


http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/prejudice?s=t

Stereotype

  1. reduce somebody to oversimplified category: to categorize individuals or groups according to an oversimplified standardized image or idea

http://www.bing.com/search?q=stereotype&FORM=AWRE1

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Teaching Strategies

  • See every student as an individual
  • Do not make assumptions about your students based off of their ethnic background
  • Embrace every student cultural background
  • Make sure to meet the needs of every student
  • Make students feel proud of who they are

The Angry Eye Experiment

The Angry Eye - Brown Eye-Blue Eye Experiment - part 1