EDCO030 Rendon

EDCO030 Rendon - Success based on race, ethnicity, and...

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Rendon’s Validation Theory: Continuation of Schlossberg’s Marginality and Mattering theory Validation: To make valid; confirm To give confirmation; approval Students need validation in order to contribute Validation can overcome the strangeness of a new environment Validation is especially necessary for students under-represented historically in higher education Academic (intellectual) integration most important, followed by social integration
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Unformatted text preview: Success based on race, ethnicity, and culture Validation esteem/confidence involvement (social/academic) Developmental technique, not outcome Especially important because of passive nature of college involvement Particularly important in the first few weeks Correlation between ethnic minorities and struggle with social integration Pay more attention to welcoming/accepting those who are marginalized...
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