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A Message for You, Eigo Ganbare Drive, & Class Activities
* Read about MEXT promoting the use of ICT in Japanese schools and with that happening, why not try the Eigo Ganbare Classroom Portal with your students. Moreover, get a G-Suite school account and start using Google Classroom to help you organize digital assignments/activities. Check out App Camp For Girls and Kano World too!!
Online Office Suite, Self Training, and ALTing-related
* JALT Publications: Submission from non-JALT members are OK!! || * Join r/ALTinginJapan on Reddit! || * Take free online courses to learn new skills in Digital Making and Computer Science with the Raspberry Pi Foundation.
* Grant for JLPT! For JET program ALTs/CIRs ONLY. For direct hire ALTs and dispatch ALTs, go to "Learn Japanese 4 Work" and advocate a JLPT grant to your employer. Financial aid support for studying Japanese is available through JASSO!
Let's bring non-JET and non-government/sister city ALT positions back to direct hire by encouraging the BOEs to use the government Hellowork employment services for foreigners. It's cost efficient for both, the BOEs and the ALTs! In the meantime, check each BOE's website in Nov/Dec for ALT openings and (use Google Translation). In regards to taxes, American JET ALTs are exempt from paying Japanese taxes in their first two years in Japan. So, if non-JET American ALTs are to be hired directly by the BOE, they should also have the same benefits. Updated News: Please read the amended tax-treaty. Annual Workplace Health Checks - Every year there are government-sponsored medical check-ups in all schools. Hence, faculty staffs and students are all required to undertake the annual health check. Free consultation for foreign residents - Tokyo | Osaka.
ALTing: 15 minute Break Time!! & Go Experience Japan!!
* During your break time at your assigned school(s), there's ALTInsider in which you can listen to podcasts of other ALTs sharing their experiences in Japan.
* JALT Job Listings: Includes private schools [ 1 ] [ 2 ], universities [ 1 ] [ 2 ], and etc.
After JET conference and JET program career fair! For current and former JET ALTs/CIRs ONLY. JET number is required to attend.
Career Seminar: LAND Navi Job Hunting: Hellowork || Gaijinpot | Jobs in Japan || Daijob | CareerCross | Japan Work || LinkedIn
Moving Start-up (Domestic/International): KuroNeko || Wire Money Transfer: TransferWise
Explore Google Expeditions in AR or in VR! Learn more.
(* Teachers and students must login with their school Google G-Suite e-mail address account.)
YouTube Video Clip: Why Google, Microsoft, and Apple Are Fighting For Classrooms!
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Eigo Ganbare is dedicated to giving every student in Japan the opportunity to learn and embrace English. It also supports public school JTEs and ALTs in accessing community shared-teaching/self development resources.
Please go to the contribute page and show your support! Thank you!!