Table of Contents

    I. Understanding Special Populations
  1. Cultural Diversity: Why It Matters in Schools and What Teachers Need to Know, Luz A. Murillo and Patrick H. Smith
  2. English Language Learners: Who Are They? How Can Teachers Support Them? Yvonne S. Freeman and David E. Freeman
  3. Bilingual Education, Alma Dolores Rodríguez and Richard Gómez Jr.
  4. Effective Practices for Students with Disabilities in Inclusive Classrooms, Steve Chamberlain
  5. Personal Excellence: A New Paradigm for Gifted Education, Darwin Nelson

    II. Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners
  6. Drawing on Multiple Intelligences to Teach Special Populations, Kathy Bussert-Webb
  7. Using Technology to Teach Diverse Populations, Janice Wilson Butler
  8. Diversity in Early Childhood, Georgianna Duarte
  9. Teaching Middle School Mathematics for All, James A. Telese
  10. Literacy in a Diverse Society, Paula Parson and Renée Rubin
  11. Understanding the Human Experience Through Social Studies, Julio Noboa and Elsa Duarte-Noboa