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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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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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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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MEES  2016 live blog

9:21am – We are here at Hachinohe Gakuin University and almost ready to start.  10:15am – Pleanery speaker Lesley Ito. 11:30am – Colin Mitchell  Motivation and Progression.  12:00pm – Rob Peacock. Six skills for confident communication with Stretch.  1:30pm – … Continue reading

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MEES Conference Shuttle Information Here

FREE SHUTTLE VAN INFORMATION (reserve your spot!) We have a shuttle van arrangement with Kosan Taxi for free transport between the conference venue (Hachinohe Gakuin University) and points downtown and the two major train stations in Hachinohe. The times are … Continue reading

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MEES – 2016 Pre-Conference Dinner and Bento Information

BENTO LUNCH BOX ORDERS We would like to start taking orders for prepared Bento lunch boxes for the conference. They will be 500 yen and prepared by our university’s own cafe staff. I have attached a photo of last years … Continue reading

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MEES 2016 Call for Presenters Deadline

Only a few weeks left until the deadline passes. Pass it along!

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