Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools - Culture Matters

Teacher and Trainer Guides

A Trainer's Guide to Culture Matters - (PDF file, 1.1MB download)
This guide includes approximately 40 exercises from Culture Matters, along with extensive background and delivery notes. With these notes, trainers should be able to deliver the various exercises as formal training sessions.

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Looking at Ourselves and Others (1998) Teacher Guide
During Peace Corps service, Volunteers look closely at the assumptions and values that shape their perspective as Americans. They learn about themselves as individuals and as representatives of a multifaceted American culture. Similarly, the activities contained in Looking at Ourselves and Others will challenge World Wise Schools' students to becomes more conscious of the values they share with their families, friends, and communities. The materials also provide students with analytical tools that help combat stereotypical thinking and enhance cross-cultural communication.





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