Culturally Responsive Attitudes And Beliefs Quiz

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 242

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Overall, educators view changes in the cultural composition of their classrooms as a strength, and have no trouble adapting to diverse students' needs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Attitudes and beliefs are central to shaping the classroom, because they are the driving force behind all decisions and interactions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The cultural makeup of teachers and students is relatively the same in American schools.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Many teachers possess a deficit-thinking model, in which they believe that students fail in school due to their own deficiencies, not due to unfair educational opportunities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Teacher attitudes and beliefs do not impact the academic success of African American students.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      They are socioculturally conscious

    • B. 

      They have an affirming attitude toward students with different cultural backgrounds

    • C. 

      They are committed to act as agents of change

    • D. 

      They have great sympathy for minority students

    • E. 

      They are knowledgeable about their students, and use this knowledge to shape their instruction and curriculum

    • F. 

      They hold constructivist views for learning