Overnight road trip: Tokyo to Hakone and Mount Fuji

This story is about my second visit to Japan. It was April and cherry blossom festival in Tokyo and Kyoto, but this time my husband and I wanted to see something else. So, we booked a car. After 11 hours flight from Europe, we spent half a day and a night fighting jetlag in cherry… Continue reading Overnight road trip: Tokyo to Hakone and Mount Fuji

The art of using digital communication in schools

Teachers at my children’s school cannot be accused of suffering from technophobia: On the contrary, they are on the front lines of IT. It’s a subject from Kindergarden, and from 5th grade virtually all communication (outside the classroom) between teachers, students, and parents takes places electronically. The school’s website contains a wealth of information and… Continue reading The art of using digital communication in schools