Scotland-born Liam has lived in Asia since 2006. He has spent more than 6 years in Japan, and currently works in Osaka as a writer and English teacher.
Kids won’t get the graduation ceremony they deserve this year. What can we, as teachers, do to help them finish school on a high?
Teachers will face a significantly different job market due to the coronavirus as recruitment season approaches in Japan. We try to answer some of your questions about the pandemic's impact on your new job hunt.
With international travel heavily restricted, how are some of Japan’s foreign teachers coping with the situation?
As more companies embrace the idea of working from home, we ask the question: Will working from home as a full-time English teacher in Japan ever be viable?
Does Ghost of Tsushima strike the balance between playability and authenticity? We think it does. Here's why.
Not ready for the summer sun to fade just yet? Head to these destinations where summer vibes last a bit longer.
What do you do when your students say something racist or ask you about politics?
A look at the long term impacts of the coronavirus and strategies for tackling them while living in Japan.
Discover the real-life places in Osaka and Tokyo that inspired Sega’s Yakuza video game series.
Tips on the process and English-speaking driving schools.
Assistant Language Teachers are still entitled to a percentage of their pay if their schools are closed during the shutdown.
This April, many Assistant Language Teachers will have a very different contract. Here are the pros and cons.