Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Understanding Your International Students: An Educational, Cultural, and Linguistic Guide

Authors/Editors

Flaitz, Jeffra

Publisher(s)

Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2003, 211 pages

Description of Resource

This book provides background information on sixteen countries where many newcomer students are from.  Each country profile includes information on the culture and educational system, including topics such as teaching style, learning style, instructional setting, discipline and class management, and the teacher-student relationship.  The companion guide is Understanding Your Refugee and Immigrant Students, which covers different countries.   

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.