FETJ

is an association of Filipino English teachers in Japan which provides support to its members by facilitating regular education through trainings, continuous communication, and assistance in job placements. The organization aims to serve as bridge between members and other related institutions including Japanese Board of Education, serving as a Liaison. It also serves as a catalyst towards enhancing the quality of life among the Filipinos living in Japan.

VISION

We envision Filipino English teachers in Japan as a strong community, actively working together as catalysts in advocating and in enhancing English teaching skills among children and adults.

MISSION

FETJ is an association of Filipino English teachers in Japan that supports its members with regular education and training, continuous communication, and assistance in jobs placements.

OBJECTIVES

  1. To organize and build network and chapters of FETJ in various part of the country.
  2. To hold regular education and training for FETJ members to enhance their teaching skills and build confidence in English Language Teaching
  3. To produce teaching materials as support for FETJ members
  4. To provide regular information and communication among FETJ members through social network sites.
  5. To support FETJ members in job placements and promotions.
  6. To encourage FETJ members to get involved in civic actions and programs related to English and other language learning in their localities.

ACTIVITIES

  1. Monthly meetings
  2. Seminar workshops
  3. Annual FETJ Festival

WHAT IS FETJ COMPOSED OF?

  1. English Teachers from the field of Assistance Language Teaching,
  2. Eikaiwa Teachers
  3. University Teachers and Students.
  4. And aspiring Filipinos who want to become English Teachers

3 PILLARS OF THE ORGANIZATION

1. EDUCATION-ORIENTED ACTIVITIES

  • Trainings
  • Workshops
  • Mentorship Activities
  • TESOL and other Teaching Certifications

2. LIAISON

  • Policy and Guidelines Dissemination
  • ETJ and other External Organizations
  • Community Volunteer Program
  • Job Placement Assistance

3. QUALITY OF LIFE

  • Extra Curricular Activities such as
  • FETJ Festivals and Events
  • Christmas Parties
  • Birthday Parties
  • Consultation