Chinese Whispers: Offensive or Not?

We have a TEFL teaching activity on our site called Chinese Whispers or Telephone. Some say it’s a demeaning and offensive title, if not outright racist. Others say it’s fine and that it’s ridiculous to question it. So opinion is divided which means,...

Racism in TEFL

Racism in Teaching English does occur to a greater or lesser extent in most countries. This article looks at racism in TEFL‏‎ outside English speaking countries; this is where it is most prevalent. Reactions to Foreigners In many countries foreigners can be the source...