Yokohama JALT:

LIOJ MiniConference: Creative Teaching Ideas

Date: Sunday, June 8th, 2003 Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Speaker: Various LIOJ staff and area teachers

LIOJ is Language Institute of Japan, a private English language institute supported by Zaidan Hojin MRA House, a non-profit educational foundation. The topics of this mini-conference include:

  • using story books,
  • teaching beginners,
  • self-learning strategies,
  • pairwork,
  • holiday lesson plans,
  • nonverbals to help children, and
  • class management activities.
These topic workshops are held during three 45-minute time slots with 2 or 3 presentations each. Some presentations are oriented more toward children's classes while others toward high school to adult. This conference is being co-sponsored by ETJ Odawara, ETJ Yokohama, LIOJ, and Yokohama JALT.
Getting there: A free bus will leave at 12:40 PM from Odawara station to LIOJ and a return bus will leave LIOJ at 4:10 PM. For more info, email Jim Kahny at

Organization: Yokohama Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Yokohama JALT)

Cost: free

Venue: LIOJ (Language Institute of Japan), 4-14-1 Shiroyama, Odawara, Kanagawa (0465-23-1677)

Location: Odawara City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan


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