2017 Prefectural Orientation

Niigata Survival Guide

This packet was created by JETs for JETs.  It is impossible to fit everything you need to know about living in Niigata into one day of orientation. So, for anything we didn’t cover at Prefectural Orientation please refer to this. For fast access on certain topics use Control + F to use the find command.


  1. Surviving Your First Few Months In Niigata 
  2. ES/JHS Lesson Planning and Team Teaching
  3. SHS Lesson Planning and Team Teaching 
  4. ES Self Introduction
  5. JHS Self Introduction
  6. SHS Self Introduction
  7. A Gentleman’s Guide to Life in Japan
  8. A Lady’s Guide to Life in Japan
  9. Niigata AJET Presentation