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What does ALT stand for?

ALT stands for Assistant Language Teacher

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Ten of the 16 were selected from junior high schools in Rikuzentakata, Iwate Prefecture and Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, where two Americans, Montgomery Dickson, 26, of Alaska and Taylor Anderson, 24, of Virginia, fell victim to the tsunami while serving as assistant language teachers, they said.
On arriving in Yufuin, a small town in the hot springs resort in Oita Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in southern Japan, as an assistant language teacher in August 2001, I was more than a little nervous.
Since becoming an assistant language teacher (ALT) at Nishi High School in Nagano, Nagano Prefecture in 1999, David Hathaway, who is blind, has impressed his Japanese colleagues and students with his love of teaching and dispelled some of the ingrained prejudice against disabled people.