Stop getting distracted!

Continuing on the last post’s theme of getting things done, here’s the Tokyo Academics philosophy on distraction. We hear from many of our students (and parents!) that they face endless distractions. The world has a seemingly infinite number of people, places, things, ideas, and advertisements, all seeking a share of our time. How do we block…

Our thoughts on summer programs

Quite a few of you have asked us about about summer programs lately. The idea of your children experiencing campus life, mixing with other students their age, all at a prestigious university, is surely tantalizing, but parents are also wary of these camps.  Are kids accruing valuable academic and personal experience while away for several weeks,…