People who are People who are poor middle class and working class Age People who are People who are young middle aged/ adults and elderly Gender Boys and men, Girls and women, "Masculine" "Feminine" Sex People who are males People who are and females intersex Education People with a People with some bachelors degree or college or below above Relationship Status People who are People who are married and couples single Status Categories Associated Bias Race and Ethnicity Racism Physical/ Ablism
Psychological/ Developmental "Disability" Affectional/Sexual Heterosexism, Orientation Homophobia Class (S.
What are the implications of ablism
on student success in schools as they are presently constructed?
This normality, however, is problematic, as it depends heavily on discourses of class and ablism
that privilege the heteronormative family structure.
These forces include racism, sexism, colonialism, capitalism, ablism
, ageism and other hierarchical, authoritarian relations" (Baines, 2007, p.
homes) for serious critiques of nationalism, capitalism, patriarchy, homophobia, ageism, or ablism
Curricular experiences must engage students in a frank exploration of tough issues such as racism, sexism, heterosexism, and ablism
to name a few (Ponterotto & Pedersen, 1993).