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2015 MEES Conference – 2015みちのく英語応用サミット @八戸学院大学

全国語学教育学会岩手県地方支部&八戸学院大学主催 第2回目みちのく英語応用サミット 2015 Michinoku English Education Summit Co-sponsored by the Iwate Chapter of JALT and Hachinohe Gakuin University Sunday, May 31, 2015 Conference theme: “Why can’t we be friends?” Reuniting Linguistics and Language Education Despite the merits that it can … Continue reading

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Upcoming – January 25, 2015 – Margarita Foster – Motivation: The Importance of Social Influences

Location: AIINA, ROOM 602 Date January, 25 2015 Time: From 1:30pm – 3:30pm(13:30-16:30) Cost: Free for JALT members. ¥1000 for non-members. ¥500 for full-time students. Contact: iwatejalt@hotmail.com or jasohill@gmail.com phone/fax: 019-663-3132 1. Title:  Motivation: The Importance of Social Influences In social psychology … Continue reading

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Upcoming – February 22, 2015 – Jason Hill – Using Popular Culture to Create Interesting English Classes

Location: AIINA, ROOM 602 Date February, 22 2015 Time: From 1:30pm – 4:30pm(13:30-16:30) Cost: Free for JALT members. ¥1000 for non-members. ¥500 for full-time students. Contact: iwatejalt@hotmail.com or jasohill@gmail.com phone/fax: 019-663-3132 Creating motivation in the English classroom is a challenging proposition in … Continue reading

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Upcoming – December 14 – Bryan Hahn – Developing Automaticity in Reading: A Study of University Students in Japan

Location: AIINA, ROOM 817 Date December 14, 2014 Time: From 1:30pm – 4:30pm(13:30-16:30) Cost: Free for JALT members. ¥1000 for non-members. ¥500 for full-time students. Contact: iwatejalt@hotmail.com phone/fax: 019-663-3132 Abstract Many Japanese students learning English do not develop language skills naturally. … Continue reading

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Upcoming – October 26 – Brent Jones – Content-Based Instruction Workshop

Here is the listing for our October event. It’s a bit early to be posting here, but I’m hoping it will give you time to make arrangements to attend the talk. Location: AIINA, ROOM 602 Date October 26, 2014 Time: … Continue reading

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This Sunday – September 28 – Martin E. Pauly – Being Hired at National University Corporations

Location: AIINA, ROOM 602 Date September 28, 2014 Time: From 1:30pm – 4:00pm(13:30-16:00) Cost: Free for JALT members. ¥1000 for non-members. ¥500 for full-time students. Contact: iwatejalt@hotmail.com phone/fax: 019-663-3132 Hi everyone. I hope you all had a great summer. I … Continue reading

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Upcoming – July 27 – Emiko Kaneko – Revisiting Mechanical Speaking Practices

Iwate JALT is happy to announce the speaker for our upcoming talk in July. We will be hosting Emiko Kaneko. Location: AIINA, ROOM 602 Date July 27, 2014 Time: From 1:30pm – 4:00pm(13:30-16:00) Cost: Free for JALT members. ¥1000 for … Continue reading

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