In summary The latest recommendations to the proposed ethnic studies curriculum, under consideration this week, are a bold step forward for California students.
Ethnic Studies instruction should be a fundamental component of California public education in the 21st century.
The state’s proposed Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum is founded on a voluminous literature in Ethnic Studies developed over the past 50 years.
The latest draft of the Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum will help us reach this goal.
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