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ELT Calendar for Nagoya City

Events of professional interest to language teachers in Nagoya City.

April 16th (Sunday) 2017

"Sometimes, I think they are a kind of God." Metaphors for teachers, learners and language learning
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker: Darren Elliott (Nanzan University)
Organization: Nagoya Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Venue: Nagoya International Center, 3F, Lecture Room 2
Brief description: Description:In order to make sense of abstract thought, humans have developed a rich facility for metaphor. These metaphors are loaded with meanings to be unpacked and interpreted.

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.

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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