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'Whistling Vivaldi' And Beating Stereotypes
I really enjoyed reading this book and for the past 2 years have assigned several chapters to my AP Psych students. It has resulted in great discussions surrounding stereoptype threat. Even if you don't think there is a curriculum connection in your classes, I still highly recommend this book.
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Dissolve stereotype threat and increase identity safety by affirming all types of identity, modeling strategic vulnerability, inviting students into self-authorship, and creating identity safe classroom agreements.
Stereotype threat is when a culturally entrenched idea of a group/gender/racial identity directly affect the performance and participation of those people. see this link for study http://arts.uwaterloo.ca/~sspencer/spencerlab/articles/2001-Quinn-Spencer.pdf