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Congratulations, Shantanu!

Congratulations to 13-year-old Shantanu Edgaonkar from Global Indian International School for winning the 8th Japan Times Bee! Shantanu won by spelling the word “toxicosis” correctly. According to Merriam-Webster Unabridged, the word means “a pathological condition caused by the action of a poison or toxin.” Edgaonkar … Continue reading

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Schedule on March 4th (Sat)

Ustream: http://jtimes.jp/jtbee 10:00 The Japan Times Cafe will open 10:30 Registration Opens 11:00 Opening Remarks* 11:30 Start Spelling Rounds 12:30 – 14:00 Lunch 14:00 Restart Spelling Rounds 14:50 – 15:10 Break 15:10 Restart Spelling Rounds 16:00 End / Awards Ceremony** … Continue reading

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Registered Schools

Bradford Academy Canadian International Elementary School Tokyo Canadian International Junior High School Tokyo Columbia International School Fukuoka International School Global Indian International School (GIIS) Tokyo Gyosei International Junior High School Gyosei International Primary School Hiroo Gakuen Junior and Senior High … Continue reading

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Important Deadlines / Key Dates

Enrollment with Scripps and The Japan Times (Early Bird rate) by Oct 14th 2016  ($145) Enrollment with Scripps and The Japan Times (Standard rate) by Dec 12th 2016  ($220) Inform the JT about the date of your school bee by … Continue reading

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The 8th Japan Times Bee

The Japan Times is pleased to announce that it will be holding its 8th spelling bee in March, 2017. This is based on the success of our 7 bees to date, which saw participation from Japanese and International schools from all … Continue reading

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