Middle School

 TimelinePersons ResponsibleResources Needed
Assign books with authors, settings, themes and characters representing diverse cultures and ethnic groups. On-going Language Arts Department School District & community resources
Social Studies department should provide experiences at all grade levels on cultural diversity, including cultural diversity in our communities. Winter Trimester Social Studies and language arts staff School district & community resources
Provide story problems that include diversity themes. On-going Math department School district & community resources
Provide opportunities for native speaking students to meet and get to know ESOL students better to eliminate name-calling and other forms of harassment September Staff
Demonstrate what it would be like to be in a situation where one does not know the language. Afterwards, process how the students fell about the experience. Once a year Staff
Introduce diverse performing groups and explore a variety of music from various cultures and religions. On-going Music Department School district, PTSA & community resources
Encourage frequent discussions regarding racial issues and discrimination of all kinds. On-going Staff School district & community resources
Provide lessons on social skills and self-awareness. On-going Staff
Enforce zero tolerance of discrimination incidents in school. On-going Staff Appropriate consequences for both positive and negative behavior
21st Century Diversity Strategic Plan for Diversity

21stCentury

Manual Navigation

21st Century Partnership - Community Strategic Plan for Diversity (Under Re-construction).

Back in May 1999 Olmsted County led the formation of a 21st Century Partnership to research and propose what it would take for Olmsted County to be a leader in the 21st Century. This document attempts to bring back some of that information for re-use.

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Manual Navigation

21st Century Partnership - Community Strategic Plan for Diversity (Under Re-construction).

Back in May 1999 Olmsted County led the formation of a 21st Century Partnership to research and propose what it would take for Olmsted County to be a leader in the 21st Century. This document attempts to bring back some of that information for re-use.

All content on a single page