[March 20th 2021] Press Release – A Message Regarding Recent Events

[March 20th 2021] Press Release – A Message Regarding Recent Events

To all AJET members: OVERVIEW On March 17th, 2021, the National AJET council met and unanimously voted to remove Vice Chair Robbie Lepp from office. Although he was invited to . . .

Attention High School ALTs! KAC Applications 2021-22 now open!

Attention High School ALTs! KAC Applications 2021-22 now open!

Attention High School ALTs! Kizuna Across Cultures (KAC) is now accepting applications for the 2021-22 Global Classmates program! Global Classmates is a grant-covered (yes, free!) 6-month virtual cultural and language . . .

2020 Opinion Exchange!

2020 Opinion Exchange!

On Monday, December 14th, seven members of the 2020-2021 AJET National Council held an online meeting with representatives from MIC, MOFA, MEXT, and CLAIR to discuss and exchange opinions on . . .

The Other Hundred Healers Photography Project

The Other Hundred Healers Photography Project

Submit a photo story to honour our healers during this pandemic! The Other Hundred Healers is a global non-profit photojournalism project that celebrates the men, women and children who are healing their communities during this global . . .

AJET 2020 Mask Sew-A-Thon: Final Report

AJET 2020 Mask Sew-A-Thon: Final Report

The AJET 2020 Mask Sew-A-Thon was a community mask creation and donation project to support Japanese communities in prefectures across the country during the COVID-19 pandemic. From April 22, 2020 . . .

Fukuoka’s fundraising sends students abroad

Back in 2013, Fukuoka AJET was inspired by Shimane AJET to set up the Fukuoka AJET Scholarship Fund, offering a yearly grant of 200,000 yen for a high school student . . . [ Read more ]

AJET Mask Sew-A-Thon!

15 April       Volunteering and Charity
Prompted by the many ALTs and CIRs concerned with offering their help during this global pandemic, and the many current global initiatives such as the #millionmaskchallenge, AJET will be conducting . . . [ Read more ]

AJET wants to hear your COVID-19 experiences!

11 April     
English Version: As the global COVID-19 pandemic unfolds, many JETs have felt anxious, uncomfortable, frustrated, and unsure of where they can make their concerns known. National AJET is interested in . . . [ Read more ]

Mirai no Mori Summer Camp!

10 April       Volunteering and Charity
Mirai no Mori Summer Camp Volunteers Become Summer Camp Volunteers! Please join us to empower children in care through transformative and fun outdoor experience! Team Leader Job Description: Team leaders . . . [ Read more ]

The “Hokuriku Black History Month Celebration” is looking for VOLUNTEERS!

21 January       Volunteering and Charity
Michael Frazier describes how you can get involved in this BLACK HISTORY MONTH Celebration! “My name is Michael and I’m a SHS ALT in Kanazawa City, Ishikawa. Last year I, . . . [ Read more ]

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