Summary: In 2011 English and Foreign language became a mandatory...
Hundreds of members of the language teaching community came together with friends and family in Tokyo at memorial services held in January for Kevin Cleary. Even more of us could not attend in person, but were thinking of Kevin and his family. Your presence and your remembrances of Kevin were appreciated by all.
Kevin's wife has suggested that donations in Kevin's memory be made to Ashinaga, a group that provides educational and emotional support to orphans worldwide: http://www.ashinaga.org/en/
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