Diversity in the workplace: benefits, challenges, and the required managerial tools 3 conclusions a diverse workforce is a reflection of a changing world. Diversity reflection paper self-reflection and discussion of diversity with a personal action plan for improvement this is a self-analysis write an 800-1000 word personal reflection paper based on the following questions which address key aspects of diversity. Reflection on diversity science in social psychology valerie purdie-vaughns a & ruth ditlmann b a department of psychology, columbia university, new york, new york. Some years ago time magazine published a special issue on multiculturalism in america the cover featured a beguiling mestizo woman over the caption the new face of america the cover girl was at once familiar and exotic. Diversity reflection temira ricks webster university abstract diversity is defined as different attributes, experiences and backgrounds the united states was built by a diverse group of people.
Cultural diversity in the workplace essay print reference this disclaimer: religious diversity is an important component of cultural diversity, which educators are now taking seriously in their pedagogies however, cultural diversity and religious diversity are often evaluated quite differently a diverse workforce is a reflection of. A reflection on the marriage decision rev prof andrew dutney, professor of theology, flinders university, past president, uniting church in australia uniting church approves same-sex marriage making unity in diversity visible, is what the uca was built for. While the human capability to make quick judgments is important, our tendency to rely on our basic perceptions of other individuals can be detrimental to building integrated communities, said maura cullen, an authority on diversity issues on college campuses. This paper is a reflection about categories used in research on diversity and difference in organizationsdiversity and difference research uses social categories (litvin, 1997) as analytical units or tools to understand and explain issues of inequality, discrimination, diversity and inclusion in the workplace (eg ahmed, 2012), and to understand the behavior of the other (zander et al, 2010.
Reflecting diversity by christina reardon, msw social work today vol 10 no 5 p 32 respecting diversity is a core principle in social work education throughout their academic journeys, students are repeatedly reminded of the importance of practicing social work in ways that are sensitive to clients’ backgrounds and experiences. On the final day of the leadership conference of women religious assembly aug 10, sisters explored the diversity within the image of god and lessons for religious life, lcwr wraps up assembly with reflection on the trinity and diversity. The power of cultural diversity essay 1491 words | 6 pages power of cultural diversity cultural diversity is a powerful standard in human nature that stimulates the development of the stimuli that makes people worldwide diverse. Diversity reflection abstract the purpose of this paper is to reflect upon the diverse experiences that i have had in my personal and professional life fortunately, i have had a large mix of diverse friends and experiences in my life. Project reflection - chapter 7 discussion 71 introduction the chapter of discussion was composed of five parts: introduction, reflection on the project, reflection on implications of the project, reflection of the ma experience, and summary 72 reflection on the project this was a long-term design project, and everything was fresh to me.
Alina bigjohny diversity reflection lessons in life are always learned in a variety of ways from personal experiences to lessons inside a classroom, people all learn valuable insights that help them live and lead more. Reflection paper #1: exploring what diversity means to you listed below are a number of questions and issues for you to consider in your first reflection paper you may choose to answer as many as you like, in whatever order you wish. Everyone has had at least one experience in life where he or she felt like “other” or perceived someone else as “other” some of us have had experiences where we have made a connection with someone who was “other. Diversity reflection abstract the purpose of this paper is to reflect upon the diverse experiences that i have had in my personal and professional life.
Reflection in action what is it a conscious effort to think about an activity or incident that allows us to consider what was positive or challenging and if appropriate plan how it might be enhanced, improved or done differently in the future. The focus of this assignment is to explore a time when i felt like the “other”: invisible, excluded, or too visible i will describe how i felt and what i learned from my experience of exclusion in the workplace. Cultural diversity reflection home essays cultural diversity reflection the key points in the assigned reading are as follows: 5 dimension of multicultural education (banks, pg 31-36) content integration: teaching multiple cultures and perspectives in each lesson. Diversity challenges faced in the workplace print reference this disclaimer: one can easily see the reflection of diversity in their approach to people management this is the center element in leadership which is reinforced through performance feedback and assessment. This chapter reviews diversity and inclusion practices at the organizational, group and individual levels the authors drawn on their own and other extant research to identify effective methods at each level that are likely to yield a diversity dividend, resulting in positive outcomes associated with harnessing and leveraging the social identities and resources of diverse individuals and.
Diversity in the classroom final reflection ashley (ledbetter) hough texas woman’s university abstract this paper explores the effect that educ 5173 has had through coursework, observations and self-exploration. Reflection on diversity my reflection on diversity stems from an experience i had in nursing school the topic for the class was about cultural diversity, and the question was, if you walked into a crowded room and you saw three different groups of people. Summary and reflection paper inclusion research paper special education and inclusion - field paper by eric bois documents similar to reflection paper 1- inclusion compare and contrast mainstreaming and inclusion model classrooms uploaded by wcmdcmte summary and reflection paper uploaded by soknaran. On wednesday (19 october), bbc radio 3 held its first ever diversity and inclusion in composition conference at the royal northern college of music in manchester among the conference's various aims was to address why black and ethnic minority (bame) musicians are so under-represented in the uk's.
Reflections on cultural diversity numerous unesco initiatives bear witness to the rich debate led by the organization on the challenges of cultural diversity today the following lists presents in chronological order a selection of relevant conferences, round tables, colloquiums, seminars and other meetings, as well as reports, publications and. Diversity is a value that each of us teachers should inculcate in ourselves and in our students diversity is a value that aims to promote peaceful accord with everyone despite differences in thoughts, attitudes, cultural background, lifestyles, gender, race, among other variables.
First, as my daughter experienced, classroom diversity promotes student growth and reflection in the most recent edition of educational leadership , peter levine noted that, “by talking and listening to people different from ourselves, we learn and enlarge our understanding.