Culture Diversity in Educational Settings


Admission Requirements
  • Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
  • Mature Student
  • Textbook: Teaching for Diversity in Canadian Schools, 2/E ©2019 Pearson Education

Course Fees: $485.00
Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
Course Hours: 45 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education


In this course, students will learn about diversity fundamentals required to interact and educate students with exceptionalities in the classroom. Students will also learn various theories of diversity and how the various elements of diversity intersect with teaching and learning along with the tools that empower all students through the content taught and through pedagogical practices.


North Bay Campus or Online –

Part 1: Education and Diversity: Framing the Issue

Part 2: Policy, Social, and Global Trends Affecting Canadian Diversity and Education

Part 3: Sociodemographic Factors, Diversity and Schooling

Part 4: Language Diversity and Schooling

Part 5: Transformative Frameworks for Promoting Diversity

Part 6: Initiating Praxis: Knowing Self, Students and Community

Part 7: Beyond Differences: Building Bridges and Creating a Community of Learners

Part 8: Policy and Training Issues

Part 9: Re-envisioning Education and Diversity

Skill Competencies: Apply cultural diversity strategies to promote positive school climates.

Knowledge Competencies: Discuss cultural diversity strategies to promote positive school climates.