Effects Of Multicultural Classroom

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The problem represented in this paper is the low academic achievements of students in multicultural classrooms, especially students of minority status who are facing a world full of challenges and struggles as they grow-up and embark upon their journey through education systems. Unfortunately, minorities are disposed to discrimination, harassment, bullying, prejudice, abuse, violence and other victimization. These factors that a minority status student might face consequently affect his/her achievement and educational process. Several other factors affect a multicultural classroom’s academic performance: 1. Ethnicity: Several studies shown ethnicity as one of the main problems that can severely affect teacher-student interaction and communication…show more content…
Moreover, societies are to be more mixed and wide through getting benefits out of the different cultures it embraces, through being positively affected by other cultures’ way of thinking, capabilities, skills and…show more content…
Now multiculturalism is almost bearable on the streets but when it comes to schools and education, there goes the major problem. I was born in the United States of America so definitely I had to start my school life in an American school where the teachers most of them are Americans and students where from everywhere: China, Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan, Africa,
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