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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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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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Activating Extensive Reading – Thomas Bieri

On Sunday, April 26 Thomas Bieri, an EFL instructor at Nanzan University in Nagoya, and coordinator for the JALT Extensive Reading Special Interest Group(ER SIG)  came to Morioka and gave a presentation on extensive reading. Bieri spoke about how teachers at  junior … Continue reading

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Bonus Talk: Extensive Reading – Thomas Bieri in Hirosaki

Update(April 18): My apologies. I indicated the Sunday times for the talk instead of the Friday time of 18:00-19:00. I just heard back from my contact in Hirosaki, Edo Forsythe that we’ve been able to get Thomas Bieri in for another talk … Continue reading

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Upcoming – April 26, 2015 – Thomas Bieri – Activating Extensive Reading

Location: AIINA, ROOM 602 Date April 26,  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 Extensive reading has recently become a well-known technique for language study and … 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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