Welcome to our new Co-chairs! 2021-22

Welcome to our new Co-chairs! 2021-22

Congratulations to our new National AJET Co-Chairs Steven Coyne and Laura Huff! Instead of a runoff election, the two top candidates have agreed to be Co-Chairs and work together for . . .

[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 . . .

Fukuoka’s fundraising sends students abroad

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 . . .

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 ]

Using Global Classmates: A Personal Perspective by Kentaro Takagi

21 November       Community Spotlight, Online Articles
Have you ever wanted your students to participate in a language and cultural exchange program that connects them to the world? You are in luck because there is a program . . . [ Read more ]

Peace Boat Opportunity!

Are you an English or Spanish language teacher with a passion for education, people, and travel? Peace Boat’s GET Programme is excited to announce two volunteer opportunities perfect for you! . . . [ Read more ]

The New November Connect Issue!

13 November       AJET Connect Magazine, Magazine Issues
“Samui des ne!” season has begun with the arrival of November. For November’s issue our team has sourced some incredible pieces for you to indulge yourself with! We get hyped . . . [ Read more ]

Suma Beach Clean-Up!

23 October       Volunteering and Charity
Are you as concerned about the environment as Greta Thunberg and want to make a small difference for the future? Then, why don’t you join a beach clean-up? On November . . . [ Read more ]

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