Officially a Second Year JET!

Today marks my last day as a first year JET, and we are adding a new ALT to our ranks in my city. That means I will go from teaching at five schools to four. I will have a lot more time with each school, and I will be less busy on a typical day […]

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Grad School (Rainy) Blues

So we are in the home stretch. Two more weeks for me until I have summer break. Which just means that my schools are off for summer break, but I have to help out with eikaiwa and things at the Board of Education because we are getting a new JET in my city. I am […]

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Christmas.

So it is now Christmas Eve in Japan. I am sitting at my middle school. Why? We didn’t have classes today, but we had closing ceremonies so I had to come and watch. There wasn’t much to it, the teachers yelled at the kids to work harder, be more respectful, etc. And then the new […]

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Christmas.

So it is now Christmas Eve in Japan. I am sitting at my middle school. Why? We didn’t have classes today, but we had closing ceremonies so I had to come and watch. There wasn’t much to it, the teachers yelled at the kids to work harder, be more respectful, etc. And then the new […]

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