Cultural Sensitivity in the Classroom and the Geert Hofstede Model | ITTT TEFL BLOG

Cultural Sensitivity in the Classroom and the Geert Hofstede Model | ITTT TEFL BLOG

There are several things that a teacher should consider before entering a classroom and one very important consideration, particularly for EFL teachers, is the topic of cultural sensitivity. Because English classes are often conducted with students from a variety of different cultures and often take place in a foreign country, teachers must ensure that their teaching does not offend cultural or social norms. For example, in a Western classroom it might be quite common to divide the class into mixed-sex pairs, however, in some cultures this could be seen as offensive. So how can teachers prepare themselves for these situations?

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