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Students Speak at USC Global Conference Panel

Three high school students in the advanced contemporary Japan class reflect on their September 22 and 23 attendance of the 2017 University of Southern California Global Conference, hosted at the Grand Hyatt in Tokyo, and their participation in a panel discussion on the use of digital devices and family relationships. 880 more words

High School

Koto, the Film, and Preserving Traditional Culture with New Generations

Japan Center directors Mariko Yokosuka and Kyoko Takano write on a recent visit and educational collaboration with the director, producer and executive producer of the film Koto. 945 more words

High School

School Letters


Dear Teachers,

Do not generalize students into one giant lump of zombies. Do not tell me who I am because you don’t know 90% of me. 726 more words


ASIJ and Global Online Academy

Paul O’Neill (director of teaching and learning) updates us on Global Online Academy (GOA). Five years ago ASIJ joined GOA, an online platform with over 60 schools from all over the world, in an effort to broaden the opportunities for high level courses that our students can take and to create additional specialist areas. 545 more words

High School

Middle River Middle Grade 8 students end school year ready for high school

MIDDLE RIVER – After the completion of an applause-filled Grade 8 celebration in the Middle River Middle school gymnasium, students gathered outside atop a grassy knoll. 335 more words

Baltimore County Public Schools

The Yomiuri Symphony Orchestra Performs at ASIJ

Japan Center directors Mariko Yokosuka and Kyoko Takano reflect on the May 18 visit from the Yomiuri Symphony Orchestra, who visited ASIJ for the first time to perform a “Friendship Concert” to the community. 699 more words

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Honolulu's student newspaper win at annual Pa'i Awards

The Ka Lā, Honolulu Community College’s Student Media Board newspaper, won three awards at the Hawai‘i Publishers Association’s 32nd annual Pa‘i Awards, held at the Plaza Club in Honolulu.  230 more words

HonCC (Honolulu Community College)