The Introduction Lesson

As the new Japanese school year swings into action many new teachers will be out giving their very first lessons. Every new teacher will have to introduce themselves to the students. This can range from a short speech at the beginning of the lesson right the way to a whole fifty minutes devoted to the…

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First Day at a Japanese School

Hello Goodbye You’ve finally arrived in Japan and got your dream teaching job, so what’s next? Well, better go to school. Duh. So what can be expected from your first day at a Japanese school? Personally I had no idea what it would be like. I can barely remember my own school days and I never considered what…

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Types of TEFL Jobs in Japan

Choices, Choices … When thinking about coming to work at a school in Japan it’s good to know what types of TEFL jobs there are in Japan. There are various employment opportunities available, some of which may be more suitable for you than others. The biggest and most well-known employer is the Japanese Government themselves. The…

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