middle school

Tokyo middle school leaflet asks students to write down, turn in their social media passwords

The board of education’s excuse doesn’t really hold up.

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14-year-old Japanese girl tosses cart from roof of Don Quijote, arrested for attempted murder


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Osaka’s new remote-learning policy leaves teachers strained and forces students to go to school

Logistical mishaps and contradicting guidelines hinder what could be one of the best ways to lower COVID-19 community transmission.

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“Students are only allowed three sneezes in class” Japanese people share their worst school rules

Things are so bad, an organization was formed to investigate these ridiculous rules.

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Japanese middle school student drives cram school teacher nuts with delusional rantings

How do you teach those who don’t want to be taught?

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Little brother’s observations of older brother “studying” cracks up Japanese Twitter

Day 1: The high school-bound specimen is not well adapted to its “natural habitat.”

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Middle School Students Forced to Drink Acid as Punishment

It made the news over the weekend in Japan that middle schoolers in Gamagori City, Aichi Prefecture were forced to drink diluted hydrochloric acid as punishment for failing to perform a lab experiment correctly. Read More