Category Archives: Talk

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 – 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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Upcoming: April 24 – Patrick Dougherty (Akita International University)

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 24 April – 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: Patrick Dougherty 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) ___________________________________________ Imbuing Student Heritage into the English as a Foreign Language Classroom: Projects from … Continue reading

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Late-Winter Meetings Report – 2016

Today I’m going to report on the meetings we had in January and February. I like putting them together in this format. Let me know in the comments if you’d prefer them to be separate. Diane Nagatomo – January 31 … Continue reading

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Upcoming: June 19 – Ben Shearon – Money 101

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 19 June – 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: Ben Shearon 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) ___________________________________________ Money 101: Personal Finance, Investing, and Retirement for Residents of Japan Abstract:  … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Febraury 28 – John Campbell-Larsen

__________________________________________ Date and Time: Sunday, 28 February – 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: John Campbell-Larsen 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) ___________________________________________ Discourse marking: Function not Filler Talk-in-interaction is more than just the exchange of … Continue reading

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