Category Archives: JALT

2018 Iwate JALT Election Results

The results are in for this year’s Iwate JALT exectutive committee. All of the positions were uncontested. I was happy to see that voter turnout was surprisingly high.  20 out of 28 members submitted a ballot. Usually we hold elections … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Double Presentation: Global English Seminar and What can be done with Corpora – Barry Grossman

Event Speaker: Barry GrossmanFee for JALT  members: freeFee for non-JALT members: 1000 yen (500 yen for students) Contact or Queries: iwatejalt@hotmail.com Date and TIme: Sunday, January 28, 2018 – 1:30pm to 4:30pm Location: AIINA in Morioka Rm 605 – View Map Presentation #1: (45 minutes) Title: “Global English Seminar Project: … Continue reading

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Upcoming – Gerome Rothman – Understanding Labour Contracts and the Five Year Rule

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 29 October 2017– 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: Gerome Rothman 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) ___________________________________________ The talk will  begin by giving a brief background about temporary labor … Continue reading

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MEES 2017 – Over and Out

MEES 2017 came and went today, and it was a roaring success. We had a number of amazing presentations. Here some photos of the event. Thank you for coming out everyone. We’ll see you all next year. All photography ©2017 … 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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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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