Guide to Navigating the Japanese Hoikuen System If you are planning to return to work after taking some time off to bond with your little one, you are more than likely weighting the daycare (保育/ほいく/hoiku) options available in Japan. You’re perhaps also well aware of the daycare shortage the nation …Read More »
We have gathered some of the top Tokyo Area International Schools’ 2017 Fall Calendars from August to December in an attempt to help simplify planning. We often hear from other parents and organizers of community events that all the international school’s schedules being different causes may headaches. Hoping readers find …Read More »
Preparing For Japanese Day Care, Nursery or Elementary School Seminar (Mar 2, 2017) – Are you ready?
Are your preparing for Japanese Day Care, Nursery or Elementary School (shogako) entry this April 2017? If yes, please join other global parents who have a child or children entering Japanese hoikuen, yochien or shogako to gain insights and advice. We will have a panel discussions with three foreign mothers whose …Read More »
Here is a comprehensive and updated (August 2016) list of Tokyo International Pre-schools by area. There are over 40+ schools on this list so the best way to start your research is by neighbourhood and then review each schools website and social media links to learn a bit about the …Read More »