Understanding Your International Students: An Educational, Cultural, and Linguistic Guide
Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press
2003, 211 pages
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.
This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.