Author Archives: jasohill

About jasohill

Teacher in Japan and landscape photographer.

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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Upcoming – Oct 30 – Tsugaru Innovation in Language Education Symposium

Hi everyone. Our October event will not be in Morioka. We will be up in Hirosaki, Aomori at Hirosaki University for a special event called the Tsugaru Innovation in Language Education Symposium. Here is the information below. PDF Here Prior to … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Sept 25- David Gann – Sustainable Language-based Critical Thinking Instruction

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 25 September – 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: David Gann Location: AIINA Rm 817 (map https://goo.gl/maps/kEQo5UV2jPr) Fee for JALT members: Free Fee for one-day members: 1,000 yen (500 yen for students) ___________________________________________   I hope everyone had a great summer. I’m back from a short … Continue reading

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MEES 2016 – A Look Back in Photos

MEES 2016 was a smashing success. Here is a look back at the event thought some of the photos I took during the day. I hope we’ll see you all next year.   Photography ©2016 Jason Hill – All Right … Continue reading

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