2. What kinds of professional development will you seek to help you continue to grow in your personal and professional knowledge of issues related to race, social class, gender, sexual orientation, culture, language, and abilities and disabilities?
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Being able to understand people who are different is a valuable skill. However, it is not possible to understand others without understanding one self. Trying to become aware of my strengths and the challenges that expect me in my professional life, I became aware of how others perceive me and the influence I exert to others. Because I will be working with children and families, this part of personal and professional orientation is extremely important. Despite the fact...