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On Teaching English at Japanese Universities

I no longer recommend that foreign university teachers come to Japan to teach English at a Japanese University. The employment situation is too tenuous now, the possibility of long term employment is a risk, and giving non-Japanese teachers tenure is … Continue reading

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Japan and its Standardized Test Based Education System

Japan and its Standardized test based education System Hensachi is a term used in Japan to establish one`s rank relative to others. (Yuko Kawanishi p. 79) It is quite a demeaning thing to say the least if you are ranked … Continue reading

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