A cool tool for teachers to learn cultural facts about their students at https://culturalatlas.sbs.com.au/intro
This may be a good list for teachers of ELs as well as international travelers. Find the list at http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2015/08/09/master-teacher-suing-new-york-state-over-ineffective-rating-is-going-to-court/?postshare=3201439146457853
A company will send you products of different cultures in intervals. Culture goes mainstream: DISCOVER THE WORLD THROUGH FOOD at
Read 7 cultural concepts we don’t have in the U.S : http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/7-cultural-concepts-we-dont-have-in-the-us#ixzz3OQyZ8GH9
See beautiful pictures and learn about concepts you may not understand if you are born outside of the culture that uses a term described… One example is the German word Gemütlichkeit. I have never been able to replicate it in the US as I felt it in my birth country Germany.
What are your experiences and what other examples can you list?