Hidden Curriculum–Cleaning the School

Students Cleaning the School? You have probably heard of “hidden curriculum.” What does this mean?  Hidden curriculum are things that students do in which they learn something important but are outside of classes or the normal educational course of study. One of the most interesting examples of hidden curriculum is cleaning the school. Everyday here in Japan, usually…
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In learning, quality wins over quantity. Don’t study more–learn better!

Many of us think that the more students study, the more they will learn. The more time they spend in their chairs memorizing vocabulary or working on their essays, the better their English will be, likewise for other subjects.  For example, we see these kinds of things in the news often: Photo by Natmandu The…
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