Ethnocentric Paper instructions: How might my personal history, background and experiences influence my relationships with children from diverse backgrounds? I would suggest that you first consider the degree to which these cultural values and attitudes influence your beliefs (self) and then how they influence your relationships with others. When considering self: 1. Reflect upon your familys history a. Country of origin how many generations have been in the United States b. Who migrated here, why, when, language(s) spoken, where settled, why there? c. Research the origin of your name(s) d. Describe two family treasures that represent your familys cultural or ethnic heritage why do you keep them 2. Reflect upon your experiences growing up with family, neighbor, school chums When considering your relationships with others, please think about those items on page 92 again as well as your personal beliefs about: 3. Cultural, ethnic, linguistic, religious, economic and political differences 4. Philosophies related to: a. Serving others b. Inclusion versus separate education c. Educational equity 5. Analyze your relationships with people who are different: a. Are there groups of people with whom you know you have to work to develop a relationship? Why? Based on stereotypes? b. What are your fears about potentially working with these children or their families? c. What can you do to insure that your work with these children will be successful? As part of your relationship with others, please choose a friend who is from another culture and complete a Venn Diagram comparing the two of you. The format for this assignment: 1. title page, table of contents 2. personal history 3. relationships with others 4. Venn diagram 5. respond to: How might my personal history, background and experiences influence my relationships with children from diverse backgrounds? 6. How will this information influence my teaching practices? ORDER THIS ESSAY HERE NOW AND GET A DISCOUNT !!!