Teaching and Exploring in a New Culture

cultural challenges

By Alyssa Micek

This article is designed to facilitate discussion regarding the cultural challenges of teaching abroad as well as the valuable lessons one can learn through the process. It is based on my personal teaching experience in the Peace Corps in Ecuador.

Teaching abroad can be a very exciting and mysterious adventure with a lot of unknowns to be discovered. No matter where your teaching career takes you, you will learn a lot about yourself, the host country’s culture, and how to fit in. While it’s important to remain true . . .

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