This video illustrates a conversation that took place on ExchangesConnect (http://connect.state.gov), an international community managed by the U.S. Department of State. Add your voice to this conversation & more like it: http://connect.state.gov/forum/topics/what-is-culture
For children 5-8 years old SE.1.64 Ask questions about physical differences. SE.1.61 Demonstrate awareness of activities that can satisfy people‘s wants. SE.1.62 Talk about what he wants to be when he grows up. SE.1.63 Recognize gender differences. SE.1.64 Ask questions about physical differences.
Mentoring in Small Business Mentoring is a key action, not only in business but in life in general. Think of parenting, teaching, sports, etc. and the value of a mentor is indisputable. Organizations and businesses that are skillful in implementing a mentoring culture perform better and have happier members and employees.
Iceberg Model - Invisible Culture is under the water line. What is your invisible culture (iC)? When you go to a new culture do you use your iC to interpret someone else's visible culture? If so it could be a mismatch.
totem poles Lesson idea: Who are the important people in your life/family? If you could represent what is important about them, how would you do it? What animal might act as a metaphor for that person? Create a totem pole representing the important people in your life.
Cultural Differences in Teaching Around the World #infographic