Author Archives: jasohill

About jasohill

Teacher in Japan and landscape photographer.

MEES 2017 – Presenter Lineup and Schedule

PRESENTER LINEUP AND CONFERENCE SCHEDULE MEES page on Iwatejalt Hello everyone ! Just under a month to go until the 2017 MEES conference ! We want to thank everyone who submitted presentation proposals this year. We are proud to announce … Continue reading

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MEES 2017 Information is up

Please check out our tab for MEES 2017 for a permanent place for all MEES 2017 information. I’ve placed it here as well. 2017 Michinoku English Education Summit Co-sponsored by the Iwate Chapter of JALT and Hachinohe Gakuin University Sunday, … Continue reading

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Upcoming: April 23 – Preparing for the global marketplace: How can we best prepare our learners? – Richmond Stroupe

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 23 April 2017– 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: Richmond Stroupe Location: AIINA Rm 602 (map https://goo.gl/maps/kEQo5UV2jPr) Fee for JALT members: Free Fee for one-day members: 1,000 yen (500 yen for students) ___________________________________________ There will be an open mic session after the presentation. In the 21st … Continue reading

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Upcoming – Feb 26 – Joël Laurier – Cooperative Learning: a teaching strategy and a learner’s tool

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 26 February 2017– 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: Joël Laurier Location: AIINA Rm 602 (map https://goo.gl/maps/kEQo5UV2jPr) Fee for JALT members: Free Fee for one-day members: 1,000 yen (500 yen for students) ___________________________________________ Administrators want improved student performance; parents want improved social skills instilled in their … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from Iwate JALT

Hi everyone! Holidays are over and everyone is getting back in the swing of things. Iwate JALT has some big plans for 2017 and we’re looking forward to sharing them with you. I  have updated the schedule and we have some … Continue reading

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Upcoming – Dec 11 – Education as a Business – School Owner Simulation

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 11 December 2016– 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker:Ryan Hagglund Location: AIINA Rm 602 (map https://goo.gl/maps/kEQo5UV2jPr) Fee for JALT members: Free Fee for one-day members: 1,000 yen (500 yen for students) ___________________________________________ Most teachers at some time have thought about running their own language school or … Continue reading

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Upcoming – Nov 20 – 21 Fall Events with Sarah Mercer

While Iwate JALT itself has no events in Morioka this month, there are a couple of events in the Tohoku region, we are work with. Please check them out if you are in the area.   The first is in … Continue reading

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