I stumbled upon your blog today. I’ve got an offer to teach in Japan at NOVA. I’ve been doing some reading and it’s not a highly ranked place to work amongst teachers currently in Japan. I saw that you guys were both working with ECC.
Would you say it was a pleasant experience? How easy/difficult was
Once you’re ready to teach English in Japan there are several choices that you should consider. First decide what type of teaching interests you, then research related companies.
Here are four common ways to teach English in Japan:
Eikaiwa are tuition based English conversation schools. You will have students as young as two years old and as
Blaine and I taught English in Japan with ECC starting July 2012. The application process was fairly simple, but we would have loved to know the full process.
ECC Application Process
In November 2011 we completed the online application for ECC (Education through Communication for the Community). We heard back within two weeks and were invited to
We’re officially finished teaching kid’s classes (Blaine’s doing a victory dance behind me). Blaine and I both knew from an early age we didn’t want to teach. We watched our moms put in long hours teaching elementary school and middle school. I admire teachers so much because of all I’ve seen my mom and Blaine’s