Month: January 2014
2014 Updates and New Video Post
おはようございます！Happy 2014! I just wanted to take a moment and talk about some current events and updates. First off, I should mention that the Links page has been revamped. I’ve added a ton of new resources and reformatted it so that everything is organized into categories. I’ll be updating that page more in the coming months. As I mentioned in the previous article, I have decided to apply for the 2015 JET Programme. That article is the beginning of a series that will outline my journey through the application process and (hopefully) after acceptance. I also updated my YouTube channel with a new video, which can be found here. Please subscribe if you like it (as well as the other videos on my channel)! Stay tuned! [Image source]
(UPDATED) JET Programme: I am going for it!
UPDATE: I am putting this on hold for the time being for reasons I will discuss in a future post. I will explain more in detail within the next week or so. Original post: So I have decided that I am going to apply for the JET Programme. I am making my first move towards living and working in Japan. The JET Programme? For those of you who don’t know, the JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme is a program designed to promote and facilitate international exchange between Japan and other countries. Basically what this means is that it is a way for someone such as myself to learn about Japan, it’s language, culture and history. In exchange, the person (me, in this case) would provide the Japanese people with a unique perspective of the United States, along with it’s […]