What is ETM?

  • Means quality and equity in education
  • Includes continuous, integrated, multiethnic, multidisciplinary approach for educating all students
  • Refers to diversity that includes, but is not limited to: race, ethnicity, region, religion, gender, language, socioeconomic status, age and disabilities
  • (State Regulation 13A.04.05.00)
  • COMAR Website: http://www.dsd.state.md.us/comar/

     

Carroll County Public Schools' Definition:Law Hammer

Multicultural Education is an approach to understanding and embracing the differences within the learning community. Individuals build supportive relationships that model respect, empathy and self-awareness. Instruction is flexible enough to allow for diversity of learning styles and personal perspectives in order to empower students to negotiate in a global society.