Introduction to Cultural Competence
Culture is an often mistaken for ethnicity. Culture in fact is much wider by definition, including ideas, customs and social behaviour of a group in society.
Join us in this session to appreciate the depth of culture and how it is seen through the eyes of children. Learn about the merits of holistic approaches and how designing learning environments and programs that encourage cultural identity and inclusive practices can benefits a child’s developing understanding of our world.
- The true meaning of culture
- Communication tips for being culturally aware
- How holistic approaches breed an inclusive learning environment
Links to NQS: QA1 and QA6