With the worldwide use of English as a second language (ESL) and globalization, teachers are expected to understand, acknowledge and interact with culturally and linguistically diverse students and integrate their linguistic and multicultural backgrounds in classroom settings. Teachers need to be multicultural to be able to successfully impact their students to be multicultural. This paper provides English language teachers with valuable recommendations based on cross-cultural studies and my experience, as an ESL teacher, on how to be responsive to students from different cultures to empower and enhance their language proficiency skills.
El Shaban, Abir
"Cross-Cultural Considerations: Raising Language Teachers Awareness About the Importance of Multiculturalism,"
Journal of Research Initiatives: Vol. 4:
3, Article 10.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.uncfsu.edu/jri/vol4/iss3/10
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