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Seattle Public School Middle School Japanese Teacher Jobs

Dear Japanese teachers in WATJ, Seattle School District is undergoing changes next year. Due to increasing student enrollment, the district is opening two new middle schools. That means the boundaries of existing middle schools are changing. The new middle schools are a little bit small (because they’re new) and the older middle schools will have… Read more »

Part-Time Job Opening

City University is looking for part-time Japanese language faculty members! https://cityu.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp;jsessionid=0D21B675CCA00D9F20E1D5CCCD8E243D;jsessionid=D07EE10252344DE297336897577856C4?JOBID=81883&lowVisibility=true&mobile=true

WATJ Scholarship Available!

Dear WATJ Members: WATJ is pleased to announce the allocation of $500 per calendar year to support WATJ member teachers in attending conferences or workshops! Interested in attending on of the WAFLT spring regional conferences? Hoping to go to ACTFL or another training later this year? Please apply for scholarship funds! Scholarship applications will be… Read more »

WAFLT Spring Regional Conferences

Dear WATJ Members: WAFLT is holding two spring regional conferences. Please attend one or both of these opportunities to network and share our Japanese-teaching expertise! Registration is open for both conferences, and workshop proposals are still being accepted for the April conference. Hope to see you there! Home: Washington Association for Language Teaching‎ > ‎… Read more »

2017 Membership Renewal Reminder

Dear WATJ Members: Just a friendly reminder that your WATJ membership renewal is based on the calendar year. If you haven’t had a chance to renew for 2017, please do so via the AATJ registration website and be sure to check “Washington Association of Teachers of Japanese” as your regional affiliate. WATJ receives a portion… Read more »

High School Immersion Camp Deadline Extension

Dear Sensei-gata, Due to the timing of mid-winter break, we have decided to extend the application deadline for the H.S. Immersion camp on Saturday, March 18th at Chief Sealth.  If you would like to register your students who have applied for the camp, please go the following link and complete for all students by Friday, March 3rd. https://goo.gl/forms/WynwLEXlsipodfHF3… Read more »

WATJ Annual Conference Pre-Registration Extension

Dear Sensei, Please come and join our annual WATJ Conference on Saturday, February 11th at Bothell High School!  We can still reserve your Kisaku Lunch Bento if you register by Feb 1st Plus Early Bird price!!   Please register online now follow our Conference Registration Link HERE. Online registrants may send their check to Inoue-sensei OR pay by cash or… Read more »

WATJキャンプボランティア募集

WATJの皆様 キャンプコミッティーでは高校生向け日本文化キャンプのボランティアを募集しています。ご存じの方、興味の有りそうな方をご紹介していただけますか?以下宣伝文です。 井上 日本語を学ぶ高校生向けの日帰りキャンプ(3月18日土曜日チーフシルス高校)のボランティを募集します。 以下の条件を満たす方で、興味がお有りの方は、御連絡ください。 1)日本語で、高校生を指導できる。 2)18歳以上(高校を終了されている方) 3)特技(何かあれば)日本文化、武道、料理(日本食、お菓子)、芸術、IT関係、趣味 4)打ち合わせ会議と当日参加できる 登録はこちらから、 https://goo.gl/forms/cTLcaDp0p5CtX1oG3

WATJ Annual Conference

Dear WATJ members: Our annual conference will be on Saturday, February 11 at Bothell High School. If you would like to register online, please follow our Conference Registration Link HERE. Online registrants may send their check to Inoue-sensei OR pay by cash or check at the conference. We are looking forward to seeing you at… Read more »

High School Immersion Camp

Dear WATJ Members, For many of us, the semester is closing and we are looking forward to the second semester. This is an opportunity to re-energize ourselves and our students with an opportunity to learn Japanese language and culture outside the traditional classroom!  Immersion Camp offers students the chance to practice communication in the Japanese language… Read more »