Module 8 Questions

Assignment 8: Cultural Differences

Please remember to use complete sentences. For example: I feel the most important characteristics of a tutor include... write more than one sentence.

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Name: ____________________________________________________

1. What is your cultural background? Does your family celebrate certain traditions?



2. What advantages and/or obstacles do you think might be involved in tutoring students from culturally diverse backgrounds?



3. How might you encourage a positive tutorial environment with students from culturally diverse backgrounds?



4. Describe a personal experience in which differences in cultural values contributed to an interesting perspective. What did you do to encourage this interaction?