Culture and Diversity

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sexual identitya complex combination of beliefs about gender roles and sexual orientation -gay, lesbian, bisexualLGBTQLesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or who are questioning there sexual orientationgender schemasOganized cognitive structures that include gender-related info that influences how children think and behave. -children adjust their behavior to fit in with the gender norms and expectations of their culturegender biasesdifferent views of males and females -favoring one gender over the otherMulticultural educationeducation that promotes equality in the schooling of all studentsresiliencethe ability to adapt successfully in spite of difficult circumstances and threats to development -loss of loved one and being able to successfully cope