AJET Education and Professional Development supports AJET Members as education professionals. Whether you have many years of experience and are planning on continuing a career in education after JET, or have never heard of ESL, we’re here to help throughout your entire tenure in Japan by providing:
- Peer-reviewed lesson plans.
- Information and peer reviews on ESL certification, Japanese Language courses, and the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test.
- Education-related news and translations of government teaching mandates.
- Information on conferences throughout Japan where JETs can exchange teaching ideas and gain professional presentation experience.
- Opportunities to present at the JALT (Japan Association for Language Teaching) national conference.
- Information on professional organizations in Japan.
- Information on research publishing opportunities.
- Discounts on education-related products and services.
Check out all the content under the “Resource” menu under “Education & Professional Development”. Or, if you have any questions/suggestions, please send them to the AJET Education & Professional Development Coordinator here.