AJET Mask Sew-A-Thon!

AJET Mask Sew-A-Thon!

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 . . .

AJET wants to hear your COVID-19 experiences!

AJET wants to hear your COVID-19 experiences!

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 . . .

Mirai no Mori Summer Camp!

Mirai no Mori Summer Camp!

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 . . .

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

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

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, . . .

Using Global Classmates: A Personal Perspective by Kentaro Takagi

Using Global Classmates: A Personal Perspective by Kentaro Takagi

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 . . .

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 ]

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 ]

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