Schools must provide equitable education to English learners (ELs), ensure equitable opportunities to education programs, and facilitate comprehensible instruction. ELs encounter challenges consisting of learning English, adjusting to a new culture, achieving academic expectations, and assimilating. Implementing a humanistic approach helps ELs mediate through cultural nuances, language learning, academic objectives, and by applying a humanistic approach, educational equity will be established. To guarantee that every student is given an equitable opportunity, all stakeholders are responsible for ensuring the educational system is prepared for diversity, equipped with multicultural knowledge, provided with enriching resources, and ready to implement of a humanistic approach. This article provides insights for practitioners and professionals, effective practices, and strategies utilizing a humanistic approach towards educational equity for ELs.
Wheeler, D. (2022). Implementing a Humanistic Approach Towards Educational Equity for English Learners. Journal of English Learner Education. (14)2.
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