Have you ever wished for a corporate big brother to add relevance and real-world impetus to your language program? Would you recognise and know how to use the opportunity? They do at Great Southern Grammar (Albany, Western Australia).
Great Southern Grammar School has negotiated a partnership with local company the Albany Plantation Export Company (APEC ). APEC grows, harvests and mills eucalypts in the Albany area and exports wood chips to the Oji Paper Company in Nichinan.
Watch the video: Mr Stuart Marquardt, Principal of Great Southern Grammar, explains how the Japanese language program links the school to local industry and international trade.