Conference/Workshop

Summer Institute

Dear WATJ,    Pre-registration is open for this year’s Summer Institute. https://jwspeechskit.wordpress.com/summer-institute-2016/ Instructor: The amazing Hiroko Kataoka SenseiCourse: “Mid-term and Final Exams: Revisiting Paper and Pencil Assessments with Contextualization and Personalization.” Dates: Tuesday July 5 – Thursday July 7 Time: 8am-4:00pm Venue: JCCCW (1414 South Weller St Seattle, WA 98144) Cost: Only $60! Clock hours/credits available from… Read more »

COFLT-WAFLT Fall Conference 2016

COFLT-WAFLT Fall Conference 2016 Mark your calendars now!  The fall COFLT-WAFLT conference will be held at the Portland Sheraton – Airport October 14-15, 2016.  There will be a pre-conference workshop on Thursday, October 13, 2016, and post-conference workshops Saturday afternoon, October 15.  National keynote speakers and workshop presenters include Martina Bex, Stephen Krashen, Carol Gaab,… Read more »

Japanese language teachers who are future leaders of the field

Dear Japanese Language Teachers, We are looking for Japanese language teachers who are future leaders of the field. The Leadership Workshop offers training in developing skills for becoming a better teacher, organizer, and advocate for your program and for Japanese and foreign language education state-wide and nation-wide. It is held in conjunction with the American Council on… Read more »

第二回Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy

  The 2n d Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy will be held in Seattle, WA on 21-22 May.  For the registration and the detailed information about the conference, including the program with abstracts and accommodations, please visit our website: http://depts.washington.edu/nwjapan/index.html   Please register before Friday, 7 May for a reduced fee of $40.   This year’s… Read more »

COFLT-WAFLT Fall Conference 2016

COFLT-WAFLT Fall Conference 2016 Mark your calendars now!  The fall COFLT-WAFLT conference will be held at the Portland Sheraton – Airport October 14-15, 2016.  There will be a pre-conference workshop on Thursday, October 13, 2016, and post-conference workshops Saturday afternoon, October 15.  National keynote speakers and workshop presenters include Martina Bex, Stephen Krashen, Carol Gaab,… Read more »

第二回Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy

先生方   来る5月21~22日、アメリカ合衆国シアトルにて第二回Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogyを開催いたします。プログラムや宿泊情報等、詳細はウェブページで御覧いただけます。 http://depts.washington.edu/nwjapan/index.html   事前登録(US$ 40)は5月7日までとなっております。また、大学近くのホテルは、4月20日までのご予約でしたら宿泊料の割引が可能です。   この学会のテーマは「学生のモチベーションを維持するには~北米日本語教育の現状と今後」とし、基調講演は二人の先生方にお願いいたしました。   ワシントン大学 筒井通雄教授 「これまでの日本語教育と今後の方策・方向」 ウィスコンシン大学マディソン校 森純子教授 “Liberal Arts Education in the Era of Globalization: Challenges and Opportunities for Japanese Language Programs”   皆様のご参加をお待ちしております。   ワシントン大学 日本プログラム   —   The 2nd Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy will be held in Seattle, WA on… Read more »

abstract submission for the 2nd Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy

Dear subscribers: The deadline for abstract submission for the 2nd Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy (May 21-22) has been extended: Friday, March 25, 2016. Please e-mail abstracts in MS Word format with the following information to inishi@uw.edu. Please also specify the subject line as “NWCJP Abstract.” 1. Name, affiliation, position, and contact information of the… Read more »

WAFLT Spring Regional Conference at CWU April 2.

WAFLT Spring Regional Conference at CWU April 2.   We are happy to announce that we have 16 wonderful sessions to choose from at the WAFLT spring regional in Ellensburg.  A big thank you to all of our presenters, who are volunteering their time to share their expertise and experiences. The at-a-glance schedule with session titles is… Read more »

Language and Culture Program Leader Tokyo, Japan (Japanese)

——————————————— Language and Culture Program Leader Tokyo, Japan (Japanese) June 15 – July 14, 2016 or July 6 – August 4, 2016 Application Deadline 3.11.2016 CIEE offers three and four-week programs at CIEE Study Centers and Universities in 19 countries around the world for high school students in the 2016-2019 graduating classes. There are three… Read more »

2nd Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy

Dear subscribers:We are pleased to announce that the 2nd Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy will be held at the University of Washington on May 21-22, 2016.  The detailed conference information is now available on our website at: http://depts.washington.edu/nwjapan/.Conference Theme:“How Can We Motivate Students? : The Present and Future of Japanese Language Education in North America”(学生のモチベーションを維持するに は~北米日本語教育の現状と今後)Keynote… Read more »