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MY MIRAI - COLLEGE LEADERSHIP PREP

​体験型短期留学プログラム

2019年8月10日から15日まで

プログラムについて

My Miraiは、現在、アメリカの大学へ進学を考えている高校生対象の研修型プログラムです。このプログラムでは、自分の中に既に存在する ‘Your Value’ ‘Your Why’ ‘Your Strength’ を発見し、ありのままの自分を受け入れ、自信を持ち、自分らしく人生を歩むきっかけを提供します。それと同時にアメリカの大学進学に必要なレジュメの書き方やSATなどの標準テスト対策に加え、探求型学習方式でリーダーシップスキルやコミュニケーション能力などを高める授業を提供します。大学キャンパスツアーや企業訪問、プレゼンテーションの練習等も盛り込まれており大変充実したプログラムになっています。

GPI US

GPI USは グローバル教育、グローバル人材育成サポートに特化した教育サービス専門の米国法人です。小・中・高校生、大学生に向けたアメリカ国内での教育プログラム、教員研修、カリキュラムの作成など幅広いサービスをご提供させていただいております。
弊社は1970年に設立された国際教育に特化した教育旅行と教育サービス専門の日本法人、アイエスエイのアメリカ子会社になります。これまで約40万人がアイエスエイ・グループのプログラムに参加しており、約600校の日本の小・中・高校と大学がアイエスエイ・グループのプログラムとサービスを導入しております。

Website: https://gpius.net

Boston Japanese Tutors

BJTは、「生徒の目線」であなたのお子様をサポートします

現地校あるいは日本語学校の授業や宿題で大変な思いをしているお子様に、お好みの言語でサポートさせていただきます。同時に、新しい地に来て生活の不安を抱えている皆様には、アメリカ文化の解説と実例、生活英語を紹介しながら、快適なアメリカ生活へのサポートをさせていただきます。ハーバード大学やマサチューセッツ工科大学があるボストンには、数多くの優秀な人材が揃っています。その中でも、Boston Japanese Tutorsには、選りすぐりの教師陣が揃っています。第二言語を学びながら、新しい文化の中で生活する苦労を知っている人たちばかりです。効率の良い学習の仕方やアメリカの学校・日本語学校で成功するコツを、伝授します。一対一で、塾よりもきめ細やかな、オーダーメイドの授業をお届けします。

プログラム費用と内容

プログラム費用:$2,490

  • アメリカの大学の生活寮にて、5泊6日の宿泊。生徒さんたちの安全を第一に考慮し、スタッフメンバーが、緊急時に備えて参加者と共に寮に宿泊します。

  • 食事:アメリカの大学のダイニングホールにて、4日分の朝食、昼食、夕食が付きます。

  • 交通:ボストンへの飛行機代及び空港からプログラム開催地への移動費は、プログラム費用に含まれません。ボストンに滞在中の、7日間地下鉄(MBTA)乗り放題のパスが支給されます。

プログラムの日程

8月10日(土)から8月15日(木)

対象者

アメリカの大学に進学を考えている、高校生を対象としたプログラムです。日本・アメリカ文化の狭間で過ごしてきたお子様にオススメです。参加者は本研修により、自身のユニークな生い立ちを強みに変え、未来を切り開く自信を身につけます。

プログラムで経験できること

  • アメリカの大学で実際に利用されている大学寮にて、ルームメイトと一緒に過ごす経験を通し、アメリカの大学生活を先取りできます。

  • MITやハーバードなど、世界最高峰の大学を訪問し、現役の学生から大学生活についてのお話を聞くことができます。

  • 大学入試時のインタビューに備え、練習できます

  • 大学進学やインターンへの応募に使える、レジュメの作成ワークショップに参加できます。目立つレジュメを書くコツを伝授します。

  • 米国でもトップレベルの企業を訪問し、現地で働いている人のお話を聞きます。

  • 生徒の目線から、ボストンでの生活を体験することができます。

サンプルスケジュール
1日目 - 土曜日

ボストンに到着

​歓迎ディナーとオリエンテーション

2日目 - 日曜日 

ワークショップ:自分に合った大学を選ぼう!

​企業訪問とツアー

​ワークショップ:自分の強みを最大限に生かしたレジュメを書こう!①

3日目 - 月曜日

ワークショップ:大学入試時のインタビューに向けての準備と練習

企業訪問とツアー

​ワークショップ:自分の強みを最大限に生かしたレジュメを書こう!②

4日目 - 火曜日

プレゼンテーション

MITキャンパスツアーと現役MIT生徒とのお話

​ゲストスピーカー

5日目 - 水曜日

ワークショップ:SATエッセイの書き方

ボストンの大学生と一緒にボストン観光

レッドソックスなどのスポーツ観戦・シアターイベントへの参加

6日目 - 木曜日

解散

 

応募方法

アプリケーションフォームと写真撮影における同意書をダウンロードし、記入したものを

 info@bostonjapanesetutors.comまでお送りください。

By submitting the forms you agree terms and conditions below.

Application Form

Consent to Use Photographs

Terms and Conditions for Online Registration

 

REGISTRATION

You are required to pay a deposit in the amount of $150 USD in order to secure your spot in the My Mirai Program. Your spot will not be secured until we receive your deposit. The deposit is fully refundable for cancellations made before June 15, 2019. If we do not receive your deposit within one week of your application being submitted, your child's position on the trip will be forfeited. We will accept applications after the May 15, 2019 deadline, however we cannot guarantee that such applications will be accommodated. An additional fee may be charged for accommodating late applications.

 

After submitting application, you will receive links to secure payment system for security deposit and full tuition for the program. 

 

PAYMENT TERMS

Deposit will be applied towards the participant’s tuition balance. The deposit is fully refundable for cancellations made before June 15, 2019, but after June 15, 2019, it is 50% refundable, and after July 9, 2019 it is non-refundable. You are required to send a signed contract within 10 days of your payment of the deposit. Subsequent payments can be made in monthly installments or in one lump sum no later than June 15, 2019. If you complete your registration after March 1, 2019, your deposit will be due within 24 hours of the completion of the registration.

 

Any remaining balance for the program fee must be paid no later than June 15, 2019, which can be paid by credit card.

 

All credit card payments are subject to a 3% for Visa, Mastercard, or Discover payments, and a 4% convenience fee for American Express payments.

 

WHAT’S NEXT?

After completing your registration, you will receive an automated email that contains an acknowledgment form. If you have not received such email within one hour of registration, please contact us either by email at allison@gpius.net or by calling us at (617) 460-9877.

 

Please pay your deposit within one week of your registration. We do not process applications until the deposit has been received. Applications are processed Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EST. Applications received outside of these hours will be processed the next business day. All forms that must be completed by parents and physicians, packing lists, travel tips, medical insurance information, and any other important information can be found on this web page. Hard copies of the essential legal/medical forms can be mailed to participants upon request. Our contract and release must be signed by all custodial parents (or guardians) and the participant. There are serious penalties for violation of certain rules, including a participant being sent home at the parents’/guardians’ expense. Our participants are expected to comply with all of our rules and regulations.

 

PRIVACY POLICY:

We are committed to keeping your information safe and will never disclose or share any of your/your child’s personal, medical or financial information to anyone without your express consent. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have implemented physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online and through mail. You can review our Privacy Policy here at www.japanbound.net/privacy-policy.

 

REFUND POLICY

Your $150 deposit will be applied towards the participant’s tuition balance. The deposit is non-refundable. If you cancel or withdraw from the program before June 15, 2019, the tuition paid as of the cancellation date less the deposit is fully refundable. If we incurred any additional expenses in connection with the participant, such expenses will be deducted from the refund you will receive. If you cancel or withdraw from the program for any reason after June 15, 2019 but before July 9, 2019, 50% of the tuition paid by you is refundable. If you cancel or withdraw from the program for any reason after July 9, 2019 all tuition paid by you is not refundable. Credit card information must be on file with us if you have not paid the entire program fee by June 15, 2019. We accept cancellations only by WRITTEN NOTICE which can be sent to us by email or fax.

 

Participants will be sent home at their expense if they are dismissed from a program as a result of a violation of our rules and regulations. Such participants will forfeit their tuition and will be responsible for additional costs incurred in connection with their early dismissal including but not limited to transportation expenses and time spent by our staff handling any travel logistics, which will be billed at $100 per hour.

 

ADDITIONAL COSTS

We will obtain any medical or dental treatment that we, in our sole discretion, determine is necessary or advisable for the health of the participant and the group. Parents/guardians agree to pay all costs and expenses incurred directly or indirectly in this regard. We attempt to reach the parent/guardian when the care is sought or deemed advisable and when any medications are recommended or prescribed.

 

PHOTOS

You and the participant hereby grant a permission to GPI US and Boston Japanese Tutors and its affiliates and subsidiaries to take and use: photographs, digital images, videotapes, audio recordings or quoted remarks of participants for use in reports, bulletins, news releases, website and/or promotional materials of GPI US and Boston Japanese Tutors and its affiliates and subsidiaries. You and the participant acknowledge and understand that, by signing this form, this permission cannot be withdrawn at a later stage and you are not entitled to payment now or in the future with respect to photographs, digital images, videotapes, audio recordings or quoted remarks of the participants.
 

LOST, STOLEN OR DAMAGED PROPERTY AND LOST LUGGAGE

We will not be responsible for the loss and/or recovery of any lost, stolen or damaged belongings. If you determine that the participant can continue to participate in the program without his/her luggage, you must make arrangements to ensure that the participant will have enough clothes and supplies during the program.

 

DISCLOSURE:

You are expected to disclose any physical or mental conditions of the participant that may potentially affect the participant’s ability to participate in the program. Withholding such information will be a violation of our contract and we will seek all remedies for damages caused by such violation. This obligation continues until the program is completed and you are required to report to us any additional conditions discovered after the completion of your registration.

 

CANCELLATION, RETURN AND INSURANCE

We reserve the right to dismiss any participant for disruptive, unbecoming, immoral or disobedient behavior at our sole discretion.  Dismissed participants must be picked up by their parents/guardian or sent home by plane within 12-24 hours of dismissal. Participants will be sent home at their expense if they are dismissed from the program as a result of the violation of our rules and regulations. Such Participants will forfeit their tuition and will be responsible for additional costs incurred in connection with their early dismissal including but not limited to new transportation arrangements and time spent by our staff handling all of the additional travel logistics, which will be billed at $100 per hour. If participants encounter or witness others committing any offense, they must immediately notify a trip leader or our staff.

 

GPI US Inc. and Boston Japanese Tutors LLC reserves the right to cancel or change the program itinerary, location, dates or duration for any reason at any time. You are solely responsible for any expenses incurred in connection with such cancellation or change.

 

ATTORNEYS’ FEES

In the event that there is a dispute or claim arising out the foregoing terms and conditions and the participation of the program, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover reasonable attorney’s fees and costs.

 

GOVERNING LAW

This Agreement shall be governed by and enforceable under the laws of California.  

 

ARBITRATION

Any dispute arising out of the foregoing terms and conditions and the participation of the program shall be submitted to and determined exclusively by binding arbitration in conformity with the procedures of the California Arbitration Act (Cal. Code Civ. Proc. Sec 1280 et seq., including section 1283.05 and the Act’s other mandatory and permissive rights to discovery).  The arbitrator shall be a retired California Superior Court Judge and shall be subject to disqualification on the same grounds as would apply to a judge of such court. To the extent applicable in civil actions in California courts, the following shall apply and be observed; all rules of pleading (including the right of demurrer), all rules of evidence, and all rights to resolution of the dispute by means of motions for summary judgement, judgment on the pleadings, and judgment under Code of Civil Procedure Section 631.8.  All expenses and costs which are specific to the arbitration, including the arbitrator’s fees and any costs of conducting an arbitration which would not occur otherwise, shall be bore equally by each party.

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

I have accurately and fully completed this online registration form, and agree to the foregoing terms and conditions. I will promptly review all materials provided by GPI US and Boston Japanese Tutors and complete all forms that are necessary. I give my permission for my child to participate in the GPI US and Boston Japanese Tutors My Mirai – College Leadership Prep Program activities conducted by GPI US and Boston Japanese Tutors or a subcontractor and fully release and waive GPI US and Boston Japanese Tutors, its affiliates and subsidiaries and its contractors from any and all liability associated with, arising out of, or related to the program participation.