• Kyodo News


A new teaching guideline released Monday calls for high school English classes to be taught primarily in English from the academic year beginning in April 2013.

The drive is aimed at enhancing students’ English communication skills, according to the Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Ministry.

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