Events of professional interest to language teachers in Hino City.
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Farewell party for Jason
2:00 PM-4:00 PM,
Dear West Tokyo JALT Members, Unfortunately, our March presenter Alison Hasegawa (Nemoto) has had to cancel her presentation titled, "From reading 'to' children, to reading 'with' children - Techniques for Interactive Storytelling - with Alison Nemoto.
Neurodiversity in the EFL Classroom
7:00 PM-8:30 PM,
Jennifer Yphantides of Soka University
Abstract: Although it appears as if there has been an increase in students with mental disorders such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHS) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the higher numbers are due to more recognition and better diagnostic tools (Rogers & Dawson, 2010; Silberman, 2015).
2019 Meisei University International Studies Center Professional Development Forum
9:30 AM-3:30 PM,
Call for papers due October 13, 2019
Meisei University's International Studies Center will host its ninth annual professional development forum where English teaching professionals will present short seminars on EFL classroom practices and relevant research themes.
ESP for Language Learners: Introducing the NGSL, BSL, TSL and NAWL Wordlists
6:00 PM-8:00 PM,
Charles Browne (Meiji Gakuin University)
Dr. Charles Browne and his colleagues have now co-published 5 different open-source, corpus-derived word lists as part of a component-based approach to help meet the needs of general and special-purpose second language learners of English.
Understanding Your Labor Contract: The Five Year Rule
2:00 PM-4:00 PM,
This talk will begin by giving a brief background about the use of temporary labor contracts to set up an examination about a unique problem facing language educators in the corporate and university sector -- the so-called five-year rule/ten-year rule.