Activities for Teaching Gender and Sexuality in the University Classroom
Score: 4
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Activities for Teaching Gender and Sexuality in the University Classroom


  • Author : Michael Murphy
  • Publisher : R&L Education
  • Release Date : 2013-04-26
  • Genre: Education
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781475801811


Activities for Teaching Gender and Sexuality in the University Classroom Book Description :

Activities for Teaching Gender and Sexuality in the University Classroom is the first interdisciplinary collection of activities devoted entirely to teaching about gender and sexuality. It offers both new and seasoned instructors a range of exciting exercises that can be immediately adapted for their own classes, at various levels, and across a range of disciplines. Activities are self-contained, classroom-tested, and edited for ease of use and potential to remain current....

Teaching Islamic Studies in the Age of ISIS  Islamophobia  and the Internet

Teaching Islamic Studies in the Age of ISIS Islamophobia and the Internet


  • Author : Courtney M. Dorroll
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-24
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780253039828


Teaching Islamic Studies in the Age of ISIS Islamophobia and the Internet Book Description :

How can teachers introduce Islam to students when daily media headlines can prejudice students' perception of the subject? Should Islam be taught differently in secular universities than in colleges with a clear faith-based mission? What are strategies for discussing Islam and violence without perpetuating stereotypes? The contributors of Teaching Islamic Studies in the Age of ISIS, Islamophobia, and the Internet address these challenges head-on and consider approaches to Islamic studies pedagogy, Islamophobia and violence, and suggestions for how to structure courses. These approaches acknowledge the particular challenges faced when teaching a topic that students might initially fear or distrust. Speaking from their own experience, they include exam...

Beyond the Gender Binary

Beyond the Gender Binary


  • Author : Alok Vaid-Menon
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-06-02
  • Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780593094662


Beyond the Gender Binary Book Description :

Pocket Change Collective was born out of a need for space. Space to think. Space to connect. Space to be yourself. And this is your invitation to join us. "Thank God we have Alok. And I'm learning a thing or two myself."--Billy Porter, Emmy award-winning actor, singer, and Broadway theater performer "When reading this book, all I feel is kindness."--Sam Smith, Grammy and Oscar award-winning singer and songwriter "Beyond the Gender Binary will give readers everywhere the feeling that anything is possible within themselves"--Princess Nokia, musician and co-founder of the Smart Girl Club "A fierce, penetrating, and empowering call for change."-- Kirkus Reviews, starred review In Beyond the Gender Binary, poet, artist, and LGBTQIA+ rights advocate Alok V...

Teaching Gender and Sex in Contemporary America

Teaching Gender and Sex in Contemporary America


  • Author : Kristin Haltinner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-04-28
  • Genre: Social Science
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  • ISBN 10 : 9783319303642


Teaching Gender and Sex in Contemporary America Book Description :

This book provides innovative pedagogy, theory, and strategies for college and university professors who seek effective methods and materials for teaching about gender and sex to today’s students. It provides thoughtful reflections on the new struggles and opportunities instructors face in teaching gender and sex during what has been called the “post-feminist era.” Building off its predecessor: Teaching Race and Anti-Racism in Contemporary America, this book offers complementary classroom exercises for teachers, that foster active and collaborative learning. Through reflecting on the gendered dimensions of the current political, economic, and cultural climate, as well as presenting novel lesson plans and classroom activities, Teaching Gender an...

Living Out Loud

Living Out Loud


  • Author : Michael J. Murphy
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-08-06
  • Genre: Social Science
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781317276364


Living Out Loud Book Description :

Living Out Loud: An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture offers students an evidence-based foundation in the interdisciplinary field of LGBTQ Studies. Chapters on history, diversity, dating/relationships, education, sexual health, and globalization reflect current research and thinking in the social sciences, humanities, and sciences. Coverage of current events and recommendations for additional readings, videos, and web resources help students apply the contents in their lives, making Living Out Loud the perfect core text for LGBTQ+ Studies (and similar) courses....

Gender in the Classroom

Gender in the Classroom


  • Author : David Sadker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-08-23
  • Genre: Education
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781136783302


Gender in the Classroom Book Description :

Whats missing from your teacher education program? According to research studies, one glaring omission is gender. Tomorrows teachers receive little instruction or training on the tremendous impact of gender in the classroom. Just how does gender influence teaching, the curriculum, and the lives of teachers and students in the classroom? This uniq...

Teaching about Asian Pacific Americans

Teaching about Asian Pacific Americans


  • Author : Edith Wen-Chu Chen
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0742553388


Teaching about Asian Pacific Americans Book Description :

Teaching about Asian Pacific Americans was created for educators and other practitioners who want to use interactive activities, assignments, and strategies in their classrooms or workshops. Experts in the field of Asian American Studies will find powerful, innovative teaching activities that clearly convey established and new ideas. The activities in this book have been used effectively in workshops for staff and practitioners in student services programs, community-based organizations, teacher training programs, social service agencies, and diversity training....

Tools for Teaching Comprehensive Human Sexuality Education

Tools for Teaching Comprehensive Human Sexuality Education


  • Author : Dominick Splendorio
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-03-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118740385


Tools for Teaching Comprehensive Human Sexuality Education Book Description :

A hands-on resource filled with interactive activities to engage students' thinking and skill development This book contains ready-to-use lesson plans referencing both the National Sexuality Education Standards and the National Health Education Standards, and is arranged into chapters by the seven topic areas outlined in the National Sexuality Education Standards. These include: anatomy and physiology, puberty and adolescent development, identity, pregnancy and reproduction, sexually transmitted infections, healthy relationships, and personal safety. These dynamic "pick and choose" lessons and activities have been field-tested in classrooms and workshops by the authors, who are recognized experts in this area. Many of the lessons contain an opening a...

IN A DIFFERENT VOICE
Score: 4.5
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IN A DIFFERENT VOICE


  • Author : Carol GILLIGAN
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-06-30
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780674037618


IN A DIFFERENT VOICE Book Description :

This is the little book that started a revolution, making women's voices heard, in their own right and with their own integrity, for virtually the first time in social scientific theorizing about women. Its impact was immediate and continues to this day, in the academic world and beyond. Translated into sixteen languages, with more than 700,000 copies sold around the world, In a Different Voice has inspired new research, new educational initiatives, and political debate—and helped many women and men to see themselves and each other in a different light....

Educators on Diversity  Social Justice  and Schooling

Educators on Diversity Social Justice and Schooling


  • Author : Sonya E. Singer
  • Publisher : Canadian Scholars
  • Release Date : 2018-04-30
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781773380490


Educators on Diversity Social Justice and Schooling Book Description :

Educators on Diversity, Social Justice, and Schooling identifies categories of privilege and marginalization in the “master narrative” of social discourse and works to bring equity into classrooms across Canada. This timely text challenges students to question the power relations that value one group’s system of knowledge over another and brings this to bear on the classroom environment. This volume features contributions by educators from diverse disciplinary backgrounds and includes chapter-end key questions, additional resources for more information, and suggested activities to engage students in critical thought and to ground concepts of diversity and social justice in practical application. Students in undergraduate and graduate education ...