Archive | Cultural Competency in Public Schools RSS feed for this section

NEW REPORT: Providing Quality Education For All: Cultural Competency in K – 12 Education

This study investigates the cultural competency policies and practices of three Walla Walla public schools, identifies culturally competent practices, and suggests areas for improvement at each school and the district overall. The research was guided by our community partnership with the Bilingual Coordinator of the Walla Walla Public Schools (WWPS), Diana Erickson, and Latino Club […]

Read more

Project Announcement: Cultural Competency in Walla Walla Public Schools

A large number of Latino students lack access to the resources and opportunities necessary for academic achievement, according to recent statistics on the achievement gap in Washington state schools. Because Latino students comprise one third of the students in the Walla Walla Public Schools (WWPS), our community-based research project aims to address the needs of […]

Read more