THE CULTURAL PROFICIENCY JOURNEY: MOVING BEYOND ETHICAL BARRIERS TOWARD PROFOUND SCHOOL CHANGE

“This book is a magnificent contribution for advancing change! The Cultural Proficiency Journey is one that we must all take if we truly cre about and have the will to make a difference in the lives of all children. The authors have provided us with a road map for the journey. The rest is up to us.”
~Ruth Johnson
Professor Emeritus of Education Leadership
California State University, Los Angeles

A book for educators, parents, and students.

Providing an excellent education to every child is truly a moral imperative, requiring profound change by organizations and individuals. Recognizing that true change begins from within, this compelling book shows how educators can develop a deeper personal understanding of cultural differences and advocate for equitable learning in their classrooms, schools, and districts. Readers will find:

  • An approach to cultural proficiency as a framework for moral action that is grounded in leading thought on ethics and organizational development
  • Reflective exercises for individual study, group learning, and collaborative work.
  • Richly detailed case studies that present challenging dilemmas for critical self-reflection and group discussions

PUBLISHED WORKS

The Cultural Proficiency Journey

Because equitable education for every child is a moral imperative

The Culturally Proficient School
Powerful case studies that give leaders the opportunity to change schools!

Educating African American Children: Credibility at a Crossroads

The overwhelming majority of teachers in America are white.
However, school student populations are more diverse today than ever before.