Children should learn about many cultures, religions, and customs as our globe grows more varied. Literature is one approach to promote multiculturalism to kids. The focus of CTGE 5245 is on investigating children’s literature in a multicultural culture. We’ll talk about the significance of this course, the subjects covered, and how it may help students and teachers alike in this post.
Criticism of diversity in literature, discussion of touchy and divisive subjects, and a balance between authenticity and representation in literature
CTGE 5245 is a crucial course for educators who want to incorporate multiculturalism into their teaching practices and for children who need exposure to different cultures and perspectives. By learning about diverse groups, children can develop empathy, understanding, and critical thinking skills. While there are challenges and controversies surrounding multiculturalism in literature, the benefits far outweigh the risks.