Category Archives: School Life

Supplement Material: Omiyage (or gifts)

There is so much to say about omiyage that it merits a post of its own (to go with the theme of the JET application and post departure). Omiyage is an amazing and stressful thing. It is awesome because it … Continue reading

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What’s the Diff?: Japanese and American High Schools

This will be a new segment called “What’s the Diff?”. Basically I would discuss the differences between Japanese culture and American culture. I will be as objective as possible and only report on what I have personally experienced. If anyone … Continue reading

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Sometimes you just have to entertain yourself. We all have those days where our students are just not caring about our lecture and they are not paying attention. Not much can be done about it so rather than be sad … Continue reading

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