A lot of foreign students choose to work in Japan on a student visa to pay for their education and living expenses and occasionally it could be difficult to have enough money to pay for all of these costs. Seventy-five percent of overseas students studying in Japan have part-time jobs, according to data from the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO). Having said that, … [Read more...] about Can You Work in Japan on a Student Visa?
In September 2019, a report by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) released the first official estimate of the number of out-of-school children in Japan's growing international community. A nationwide survey of local education authorities found that as many as 20,000 non-Japanese school-age children, or nearly one-fifth of the total, may … [Read more...] about The Rise of the Lower Class: The Neglect of Immigrant Education in Japan