March is Here! – Connect

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 . . .

Connect – The February Issue

Connect – The February Issue

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 . . .

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

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

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 . . .

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 . . .

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 ]

Tokyo Yamathon set for 9th April 2011

15 February     
Oxfam Japan IVG is at it again with the next Tokyo Yamathon set for 9th April 2011! What’s the Tokyo Yamathon you ask? The Tokyo Yamathon is a physical endurance, . . . [ Read more ]

AJET Election Voting is now Live!

12 February     
Voting now begins for your new AJET Council and Block Representatives! Here are the platforms… AJET Executive Candidate Platforms AJET CIR & Block Representative Candidate Platforms Here is where you . . . [ Read more ]

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