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Japan's Second City Aims for No. 1 in Food: Osaka Dine & Deal

Japan's Second City Aims for No. 1 in Food: Osaka Dine & Deal | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
Japan's Second City Aims for No. 1 in Food: Osaka Dine & DealBusinessWeek19 (Bloomberg) -- The exodus of business people from Tokyo on the 155-minute bullet-train journey to the relative calm of Osaka this year gave restaurants in Japan's second-...
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Free Lunch: Christmas Box House teacher provides a safe haven

Free Lunch: Christmas Box House teacher provides a safe haven | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
Free Lunch: Christmas Box House teacher provides a safe havenDeseret News"So, teacher," said the boy, who was covered in bruises from a flogging with a baseball bat by his father, "what time do we get beat here?
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My post-plan today

My post-plan today | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
At the dogmeholics anonymous meeting… My name is Mike Harrison, and I didn’t have a plan today… No, I had no plan. Aaaah, you were just winging it, weren’t you, Mike? Isn’t that what dogmeticians do – no plan, irresponsible and wayward?
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40 Incredible Blogs That Are Changing Education

RT @AnnLoseva: 40 Incredible Blogs That Are Changing Education http://t.co/rkgfF5Sm feature http://t.co/QXjvWJ6G & http://t.co/VAJsHGlQ @barbsaka #eltchat...
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English Attack! launches Japanese interface version

English Attack! launches Japanese interface version | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
English Attack! a website designed to provide learners of English aged 13 - 35 with a fun, current, and dynamic source of enhanced and increased exposure to English has released localized version of its website for Japan.
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eigoTown releases bi-lingual "Elly the Reindeer" iPhone app for children

eigoTown releases bi-lingual "Elly the Reindeer" iPhone app for children | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
eigoTown has published the first iOS app in a series of adventures based on the popular international children's character Elly. Russell Willis, president of eigoTown commented: "The Elly series is ideal as a parent and child reader.
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English Solutions: Teaching EFL / ESL Listening and Speaking:

English Solutions: Teaching EFL / ESL Listening and Speaking: | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing, and its companion text, Teaching ESL/EFL Listening and Speaking, are similar in format and the kinds of topics covered, but do not need to be used together. Drawing on research and ...
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Shopping in Osaka, Japan

Shopping in Osaka, Japan | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
Osaka is known worldwide as the gleaming heaven of plenty of attractions and also provides extensive shopping opportunities to the locals and foreigners alike.
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More than one way to keep your heating bill down

More than one way to keep your heating bill down | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
King Jim's Urapoka brings the kotatsu experience to your work station
In general, insulation in Japanese homes is poor, so that means during winter heating devices have to be constantly on, driving up heating bills and sapping the power grid.
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Is Teaching an Art or a Science? | Inquire Within

Is Teaching an Art or a Science? | Inquire Within | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
When a pedagogy of 'teaching by mentioning' rewards formulaic learners, it can be easy to ignore that teaching is contextual and situational. When I teach I am often unaware of the value of my own experiential knowledge ...
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Meet Pompiskotch

Meet Pompiskotch | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
In this post, I would like to introduce you to somebody, somebody important for my students. This person has helped us learn new things, practice new language, write stories, play games and generally have fun in class.
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Power saving puts Christmas illuminations in a new light

Power saving puts Christmas illuminations in a new light | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
The Winter Sakura lights along Meguro River are powered by used cooking oil
As is the tradition, Christmas lights are twinkling all over Tokyo.
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@ozge ‘s Favourite Web Tools of 2011

@ozge ‘s Favourite Web Tools of 2011 | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
Here are my favourite web tools from 2011:
Grababeast is a tool to create your own monster using different body parts and colouring them using a palette. You can save it to your computer or share your monster with a link.
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Fun for one, online and off

Fun for one, online and off | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
While Japan’s konkatsu, or “marriage hunting” boom is into its third year, it seems that Japanese companies are embracing the fact that there are plenty of people out there who are rolling solo.
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Japan’s top 10 buzzwords of 2011

Japan’s top 10 buzzwords of 2011 | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
Nadeshiko Japan, with head coach Norio Sasaki (center) and captain Homare Sawa (center right), show off their Women's World Cup trophies.
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Classroom management

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Jobs in Japan - Find great jobs in Japan

Looking for jobs in Japan? Find Jobs in Japan is the premier source for Japan Jobs. Search and apply online for jobs in Japan and find your ideal work.
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Walking through Osaka Brothel District

Walking through Osaka Brothel District | Teaching in Japan | Scoop.it
Tobita, Osaka, Japan. ... (will not be published) (required). « Red Light District in Brussels, Belgium. Location: Tobita, Osaka, Japan. osaka brothel walk. Current Weather. in Osaka, Osaka Prefecture (1970-01-01 00:00).
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