Minna no Kyozai website contains plenty of useful resources for Japanese-language teachers. Users can download classroom-ready materials or versatile stock illustrations to edit their own teaching materials. The website consists of the following sections:
My Page shows you a what’s new listing, your profile and personalized resource organization menu.
Forum shows you a list of downloadable files contributed by users of the website. The files include ready-to-use classroom activity ideas and the handouts, also resource files (clip art, photographs, reading texts, audio and video) to edit your own teaching materials.
Resources contains similar content as Forum, but created by the Japan Foundation.
Teacher’s Navigator explains basic computing skills for editing resource files available from this website, and also shows links to other similar teaching materials websites.
This website requires a free user registration to access the contents above.