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ELT Calendar for Nagoya City

Events of professional interest to language teachers in Nagoya City.

May 5th (Friday) 2017

Today is Children's Day (Kodomo-no-hi)

The Contrast Culture Method: A Training Workshop
Time: 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Speaker: Facilitators
Organization: The Society for Intercultural Education, Training, And Research
Venue: Nanzan Gakuen Research Center, Nagoya
Brief description: The Contrast Cultre Method is an intercultural training approach which can be effectively used in many different contexts (classrooms, businesses, teacher training, etc.

May 6th (Saturday) 2017

The Contrast Culture Method: A Training Workshop (day 2)
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Speaker: Facilitators
Organization: The Society for Intercultural Education, Training, And Research
Venue: Nanzan Gakuen Research Center, Nagoya
Brief description: The Contrast Cultre Method is an intercultural training approach which can be effectively used in many different contexts (classrooms, businesses, teacher training, etc.

May 7th (Sunday) 2017

The Contrast Culture Method: A Training Workshop (day 3)
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Speaker: Facilitators
Organization: The Society for Intercultural Education, Training, And Research
Venue: Nanzan Gakuen Research Center, Nagoya
Brief description: The Contrast Cultre Method is an intercultural training approach which can be effectively used in many different contexts (classrooms, businesses, teacher training, etc.

May 13th (Saturday) 2017

Professional development: Qualitative research, data analysis methodology, and introduction to QSR Nvivo
Time: 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Speaker: Andrew Blyth (Nanzan University), Yuzo Kimura (University of Toyama)
Organization: Nagoya Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Venue: Nanzan Univeristy, R building, Room R52
Brief description: The aim of these two workshops is for novice researchers to further develop and enhance their skills. There are two parts; first is a review of basic skills and an introduction to qualitative data analysis methodology; and the second introduces industry standard software commonly used in research projects.

May 21st (Sunday) 2017

My Kids Spell Better than Yours! (And I don't even use class time on it)
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Speaker: Nic Kapper
Organization: ETJ Aichi (English Teachers in Japan)
Venue: Nagoya International Center
Brief description: Join us on Sunday, May 21st as Nic Kapper shares more of his ideas with us. This time, he will demonstrate how to teach spelling without really trying.

June 18th (Sunday) 2017

Promoting Active Listening in the EFL/ESL Classroom
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker: Chris Donaldson
Organization: Nagoya Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Venue: Nagoya International Center, 3F, Lecture Room 1
Brief description: Despite its obvious importance, listening as a language skill can often lack the focus placed on the other areas of language such as speaking, reading, and writing.

July 23rd (Sunday) 2017

Toward A Focus-on-Form Approach to EFL Teaching in Japan
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker: Shinichi Izumi (Sophia University)
Organization: Nagoya Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Venue: Nagoya International Center, 3F, Lecture Room 1
Brief description: Presentation / workshop language: English & Japanese In this task-based interactive presentation, I wish to highlight some problems in grammar-based, teacher-centered, and context-poor instruction that is still prevalent in English education in Japan, and show directions for change that hopefully enable us to teach English in English for greater benefits to students.

Groups Active In Nagoya City

Listed in decreasing order by the number of events on ELT Calendar by each group in Nagoya City. (The ELT Calendar database goes back to 2001.)

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