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Why I want to live and work in Japan

WHY I WANT TO LIVE AND WORK IN JAPAN PAGE 1

school recess

first graders fill their pockets

with little stones

by Carmel Lively : Treetop Highlights

I have always believed that there is no other better way to learn than by teaching . Many people say that you lean best by studying yet I disagree and say that one always learns best when teaching . Education is a two way street . The student learns from the teacher and the teacher learns about the student and more about life . It is with this

in my heart that I have come to make the decision that I want to move to Japan , to teach and to learn and to live

I must confess that there is much of Japan that I do not know about What I do know of Japan comes from my childhood and from my brief stay in Japan in 2005 . As a child I was always fascinated by the magic of Japanese television shows such as Godzilla (Gojira ) and Space Giants (Ambassador Magma ) would fill up my afternoon television slots . In class , I would often share the beauty of Japan with my class by creating posters on Japan in the hope that others could enjoy the magic and beauty that Japan possesses . I knew early on in my life that I wanted to live out my magical fantasy in Japan

In 2005 , I was given that opportunity to live out my childhood fantasy I was given the chance to go to Tokyo . It is such a wonderful place I distinctly recall enjoying Hiroo , Ebsu and Shibuya . It is an experience that I will never forget . There is something for all the senses : The wonderful food (the sushi , the sashimi , the colorful and scrumptious bento meals the warmth and friendliness of the people (especially the teachers of AEON ) around the colorful sights from billboards and store signs the chorus that one hears from the people on the street yakking on their cellular phones and of course the overwhelming love that felt for Japan . There is no other place in the world that seamlessly and effortlessly incorporates such high tech innovations and gadgetry with the quiet yet powerful beauty of ancient Japan all in one place

WHY I WANT TO LIVE AND WORK IN JAPAN PAGE 2 These experiences of mine with Japan have solidified my desire to want to return to Japan and to live there . I know that my experience with Japan has been minimal to say the least yet I cannot deny that even the one brief immersion in Japan that I 've had is enough for me to say that I have truly fallen in love with this beautiful country and its people This is the main reason why I want to return to Japan and teach there and live there and fall in love with Japan all over again

As I mentioned earlier , I believe that through teaching one learns and this is what I plan to...

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