What is Nowruz and Who Celebrates It?

When is it? March 21 or the previous/following day, depending on where it is observed. Nowruz is the traditional Iranian festival of spring, which starts at […]

Gen Z is Entering the Workplace - How Good Is Your Emoji?

Sitting next to a Gen Xer on their phone versus a Gen Zer on their phone is not just chat that is streets apart; it's […]

Learn to say thank you to the amazing mothers around the world!

Saying thank you is a universal gesture of appreciation and expression of our gratitude. 

St. Patrick's Day Around The World

St. Patrick’s Day occurs annually on March 17 in observance of the death of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. Traditionally, the festival was […]

Developing students’ discipline-specific vocabulary.

Every discipline has its own specialist terms and concepts. As students progress in their studies they learn the relevant language, but when they begin their […]

Learn the ASL (American Sign Language) Alphabet

INTRODUCTION: American Sign Language (ASL) is a fascinating language that many people start to see its value and purpose. It is a visual language formed […]

Tea Culture From Around World Teaser

The simple cup of tea is so much more than a refreshing beverage. It is steeped in decades of history and brewed in culture and […]

Top Of The To-Do List For St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg is the second largest city in Russia and is located on the Neva River at the head of the Gulf of Finland. The […]

What You Need to Know to Do Business Successfully in Russia

The Russian Federation has over 150 million people, and covers an area of greater than 6,592,800 square miles. No wonder that Russia is a country […]

7 Facts We Bet You Didn’t Know About the Russian Language

If you’re reading this blog, it must mean you are intrigued by the Russian language. You might be attracted by the beauty of the language, […]

Deaf Etiquette - Dos and Don'ts You Need to Know

Getting close to a Deaf person requires a little vulnerability on both sides. Many Deaf people are just as insecure about not being understood as […]

How to Be Successful at Classroom Management

People are different. Therefore, they will behave differently in your classroom. Managing those differences and keeping all students focused at the exact time that you […]