Education Program sparks interest in Japan through a suite of family, school and educators programs. Our interactive website, About Japan: A Teacher’s Resource, provides educational tools and connects classrooms throughout the world.

Summer Program for High School Students

Space Samurai: Japan’s Trailblazing Fashion

Create your own fashion collection inspired by Japanese fashion in this summer immersion program for high school students.
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Japan Society Junior Fellows Leadership Program

Connect with fellow students and future leaders from the United States and Japan this summer with the Japan Society Junior Fellows Leadership Program (Summer Program: for High School Students in U.S). Ten selected US high school students live with a host family and attend a high school in the Tokyo metropolitan area for approximately three weeks. Junior Fellows are selected based on their future leadership potential and demonstrated qualities necessary to a successful exchange experience.

ジャパン・ソサエティ・ジュニア・フェロー・リーダーシップ・プログラム (春プログラム:日本の高校生対象)

Workshops for Educators

About Japan: A Teacher's Resource

About Japan: A Teacher's Resource

About Japan: A Teacher's Resource

A dynamic website bringing together experts about Japan and K-12 educators to provide teaching ideas, essays and multimedia resources.
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Educators' Study Tour to Japan

The Educators' Study Tour to Japan offers educators nationwide the opportunity to travel to Japan for three weeks to experience the nation firsthand and bring their experiences back to the classroom.
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Further Questions

For inquiries on Education programs, please contact us at or 212-715-1275.

Student and Family Programs are supported by the New York Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

The Japan Society Junior Fellows Leadership program is supported by generous grants from an anonymous family foundation, ITO EN (North America) INC., All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd., the United States-Japan Foundation, the Jiro Murase Memorial Fund, the Sojitz Foundation, and Ms. Tomoko Hamada-Dougan.


Education and Family Programs are made possible by Chris A. Wachenheim and The Norinchukin Foundation, Inc.

Additional support is provided by James Read Levy and Hiroko Onoyama.

© Owen Rojek; Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between, The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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