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Hiroshima, Japan
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018

Poll Me: I know what I want to do after JET

In the October Poll Me, we take a look at the once in the lifetime experience of the JET programme and asks the important question, what happens next? Go ahead and answer Auriza Ugalino's poll on, Do you know what you want to do after JET?"

Introducing ArtLink

Are you an ALT interested in lessons that go beyond English and engage your students in something a bit deeper? Are you, your JTE colleagues, school administrators, and students interested in actually participating in an international exchange? Today I would like to introduce you to an amazing opportunity for your students.

60 Days of Summer- Feature Photo

Photo by Akilah Bel Castle in the Rain 2016/06 Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture Fukuyama Castle is a fixture of the city, which is constantly featured in art, photographs...

Sakura Showdown Contest 2016, 2ND PLACE

We continue our "Sakura Showdown" contest with the second place photo from Dana Warren. You can view and learn more about this amazing photo here.

Guidelines to Obtaining a Japanese Driver’s Licence

So, you want to drive a car in Japan, and you need to get a Japanese driver's license? Don't dismay? Here are some guidelines and tips to help you get on your way!

Poll Me: How would you survive the summer heat?

Summer in Japan is synonymous with heat, but can you imagine dealing with that heat without an air conditioner? Join us in our first poll of the new weekly series "Poll Me" by Riza Ugalino.

Third Annual Hiroshima AJET Fundraiser: Sanbien Children’s Home (子供の家三美園)

On Friday, June 27th, Hiroshima’s JET Program ALTs will host their Third Annual Hiroshima AJET Fundraiser, in Hiroshima city at Southern Cross from 7:00- 9:00 pm. This year all proceeds and donations will be given directly to the Sanbien Children’s Home (子供の家三美園). In addition, a portion of the proceeds will be allocated to Sarah Hiscock, which will be used to fund ALT visits to Sanbien Children’s Home.

There’s a New Tax in Town

As the cherry blossoms began to bloom and the warmer, milder breezes of spring began to flow across the land of the Rising Sun, a new sun also began its ascent- the rise of consumption tax from 5% to 8%. But in what way does this tax increase affect us as JETs?

From Heaven to Hell in Under 5 Hours

By Mark Morgan

Day in the Life: Mihara Flight Crash

By Courtney D.