2018 AJET Survey Reports now Available

2018 AJET Survey Reports now Available

Both the Spring 2018 (“Health and Well-being Resources”) and Winter 2018 (“Disaster Preparedness”) AJET Report results are available here or the links below. Both reports show the results of questions asked . . .

Volunteer in Kurashiki, Okayama

Volunteer in Kurashiki, Okayama

Peace Boat Disaster Relief Volunteer Center (PBV) is looking for volunteers in December. Western Japan was hit by historic rainfall in July 2018, leading to the worst storm-related disaster in . . .

Connect – the December 2018 Issue is Now Available!

Connect – the December 2018 Issue is Now Available!

December is holiday season for many expats across Japan. For others, it’s simply a time for being with friends and family, staving off the cold with each other’s company. For . . .

Connect – the November 2018 Issue is Now Available!

Connect – the November 2018 Issue is Now Available!

Whether the impending chill is making you want to curl up at home with a book or video game, or whether it’s making you want to go out into nature . . .

The AJET bi-annual opinion survey is here!

The AJET bi-annual opinion survey is here!

Every year the AJET National Council conducts two surveys (fall and spring) that are sent out to all current JET participants across the nation. They are meant to assess current . . .

ATTENTION ALL JETS!

12 March     
As all of you must be aware of by now, the earthquake that occurred on March 11 off the coast of Miyagi Prefecture has caused extensive damage to Northern Japan. . . . [ Read more ]

TSUNAMI WARNINGS

11 March     
Aftershocks are still coming, STAY AWAY FROM THE SEA. Keep away from things that will tumble down (walls, vending machines, telephone poles, etc.), stay under a table or solid object . . . [ Read more ]

AJET Haiku and Photo Competition 2011

9 March     
Every year, AJET encourages poets and photographers from the JET community to exercise their creative talents with out annual AJET Haiku and Photo Competitions. Haiku Competition – Opens immediately. Closes . . . [ Read more ]

Results of the National AJET 2011-2012 Council Elections

4 March     
Please welcome the new National AJET 2011-2012 Council… Chair – Matthew Cook Vice Chair – Rory Conaty Treasurer – Mark Noizumi Block 1 – Robert Maxwell Block 2 – Genba . . . [ Read more ]

English Translation of the MEXT Guidelines

24 February     
Below is the AJET translation of the 2013 policy guidelines provided by MEXT. They have been translated by AJET translator Clayton Fredrick. The controversial provision from MEXT’s 2013 Senior High . . . [ Read more ]

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