Japan's love affair with wearing the germ mask gives this author mixed feelings.
By Patrick Parr 6 min read
Moving to Japan doesn’t deprive you of a say in the running of your home country — make your voice heard!
How can English teachers make some extra money and what types of jobs are available?
Make sure your next trip to the hospital doesn’t leave your wallet feeling sick, too.
Reading and writing ability is often overlooked in the ALT's classroom. Here’s how to change that.
Something everyone working in Japan should know about but hope they never have to use.
Give your final lessons of the year extra spark and keep kids eager to better their English.
The JET Programme has its pros and cons but how does it compare to a regular ALT teaching job?
Even the best instructors can have a class that just doesn’t work. Get things back on track with these tips.
Stand out from the other job applicants with this practical advice for crafting your CV.
No kids in the classroom means no problems, right? Wrong!
When it comes to teaching in Japan, where would you rather be — at an eikaiwa or in a school classroom?