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is a typically modern concept around teaching children at a young age which encourages social diversity, equality in education, social justice and an understanding of the traditions and languages of other cultures and nationalities.

MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION: "Multicultural education, is education, which also takes into account the cultural beliefs of the learner when providing materials and a base of learning."

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