Category Archives: English School

You Can Learn English

At times it seems that so many university students in Japan feel they cannot learn English. They slowly walk in, they sit down, and they lethargically open their textbook when the teacher asks. Learning English is perhaps akin to a … Continue reading

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Study English for Free!

If you live near Kamiasao, and you are interested in learning English for free, read on! Read More

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ESL Teaching

ESL Teaching On Blacklists of Universities & English Schools in Japan Teach in Japan – Introductory Questions ESL Teaching – Just how do you teach in Japan? Where do you begin with your students? Some teachers who have never taught … Continue reading

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TEFL Scams

TEFL Scams, I have never experienced one. Though I have heard of some. Have you? Japan in general, is a very safe country to work and live in. So scams at work are few in general. Caveat: as a nation, … Continue reading

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TESOL Certification

TESOL Certification TESOL Certification, what can it do for you? TESOL is well respected by administrators of English schools,colleges and other institutes, so it is a great certificate tohave along with a university degree(s). Where can you study for a … Continue reading

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The General Union

The General Union Teaching English in Japan: What is the General Union? by Kevin Burns I used to hate the General Union. Some of the members were so negative about ALL English schools in Japan. They tarred all schools with … Continue reading

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Tokyo Apartment

Tokyo Apartment Your Tokyo apartment or apartment anywhere in Japan (for that matter) will likely be tiny, and range in rent from 50-100,000 Yen per month. Boy do things get dusty faster here in Japan than back home. With so … Continue reading

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Moving to Japan

Moving to Japan by Alex (Tennessee) I’m interested in moving to Japan. As of now, I’m very limited in my Japanese language skills, but was wondering that if I make the planned move in 3-5 years what would be the … Continue reading

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Berlitz English School in Japan

Berlitz English Schools has branches all over Japan. One of the Largest Language School Chains in the World Berlitz English School – Teach English in Japan! Founded in 1878 by Maximilian Berlitz in the USA. Berlitz teaches through the direct … Continue reading

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Some Big English Schools in Japan

“I’m happy that my thoughts and insights… help folks. Really, that’s what teaching is all about…being there and encouraging students and perhaps changing their attitudes. This tends to be forgotten in all the presentations, articles, methods, etc. It is a … Continue reading

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