[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 . . .

VOTE NOW – AJET National Council Elections

17 April       AJET Elections
Elections for the AJET National Council are now open! National AJET Council members volunteer to support the entire JET population from before they arrive in Japan, throughout their time on . . . [ Read more ]

The April Issue of CONNECT is here!

The sakura are blooming, school is starting up again, and the newest issue of Connect Magazine is here! In our April issue, two Street Fighter fans share their experiences at . . . [ Read more ]

March is Here! – Connect

March is here, which means spring is right around the corner! While you defrost from the winter and prepare for the impending cherry blossoms, take a look at our newest . . . [ Read more ]

Connect – The February Issue

21 February       AJET Connect Magazine, Magazine Issues
Need something to read while you dig into all that Valentine’s Day candy? We got you. Walk in one ALT’s shoes as they brave Japan’s “hell valley” in search of . . . [ Read more ]

Connect – The First Issue of 2019 is Now Available!!!

7 January     
Happy new year everyone! For CONNECT’s first issue of 2019, our staff have written up articles detailing their winter vacation travel plans, techniques for staying sane during the winter, and . . . [ Read more ]

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