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Japanese Education

Raising your children in a foreign country can be a fun but daunting experience

Japanese Education

Considering the role academics plays in their future, you want to choose how they receive their education carefully. Fortunately, Japan is a country where you have a variety of options. Military parents commonly send their children to either Department of Defense schools, private and international schools, public schools, or they homeschool. Each option has unique advantages and disadvantages.

The links collected below include information that will help you in your decision, as well as advice on childcare and kindergarten for pre-school age kids. Whatever you decide, you children will grow up with unique and special memories having spent part of their formative years in Japan.


“Nara school visit (300362901).jpg” by spbatt is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 

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