The Society is dedicated to helping teachers find high quality resources to support their teaching about Japan and its culture. The JASP Education Coordinator keeps an updated list of internet resources as well as a list of organizations and companies which provide Japan-related materials.
See below or call the JASP office at 412-856-8608 for resource materials.
About Japan: A Teacher's Resource
Master Teacher Workshop: Picture This! Traveling Through Time with Japanese Art and Manga
Saturday, October 10, 1-3:00 PM EDT
The National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, University of Pittsburgh coordinating site invites teachers to learn about the “Journey along the Tōkaidō,” a series of engaging K-12 lesson plans compiled by East Asian Studies faculty at The Ohio State University with support from the Japan Foundation. This robust online teaching resource emphasizes change over time while comparing global cultures through the lenses of art and manga from Early Modern and Modern Japan (ca. 1800s to 1930s). Webinar participants will discover new ways to engage students in this exploration of Japan’s most important trade route, the Eastern Sea Route (the Tōkaidō), which has connected Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka since ancient times. Registration is required.
The Sound of (Japanese) Music Online Mini Course