Here is a short slideshow on how culture manifests itself in our behaviors. Mostly just food for thought, also combining ideas from the frameworks discussed last time. Although for marketing, it also deals with communication. I recommend trying to apply these ideas to your teaching situations.
Materials to get to know before Session 2, April 28
URLDesign & Cultural Frameworks (for April 28) URL
Just found this site and this is the best one so far, in my opinion, to getting an idea what the cultural frameworks are about.
Microlearning nuggets can be useful materials for your courses. Here is an example I came up with, something like this takes quite a while to produce, at least for the first time, but now that it's done, I can use it in all my writing courses. If you have some focused items to teach, think about it, this may help you as we have to continue teaching online in the fall.
Time concept allows you to quickly realize what ethnocentricism feels like. These are different ways of experiencing time, none of them superior or inferior. It is interesting to explore how time can be seen so differently.
Especially in linguistics, most journals request all publications to use gender neutral language. Here is one site to guide you to it, often using plural in English is already a step to the right direction.