English In Japan

“20% of Japanese junior high school students score a zero on nationwide English writing test” (c. 2017)

School Uniforms

“Were there no uniforms, there would probably be no armies.” (B Banneker)

Language Skills

“It is much easier to learn another language when you’re young, enthusiastic and unembarrassed.” (M. Jacques)

Education

Oct 29, 2016

Accents 2

Is there a “standard” English? Or is it all a “Global English”?

Learning & Changing 2

Many Japanese believe they must go abroad to learn a language, but should it be that way?

Universities 2

José & Haruka discuss differences in education styles between Japan & Canada.

Signatures

Are the skills to make a signature really necessary?

Doing a PhD

Greg O'Keefe on his PhD studies in Japan.

Social Sciences

“The Arts & Humanities are vastly more important in troubled times” (J. Leach)

Tests & Classes

Experience is the hardest teacher, it gives the test before the lesson. (Unknown)

Masai Girls

“Women, like men, should try to do the impossible” (A. Earhart)

Tests 2

Are tests the best way to judge a student?

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