EventsChubu / Hokuriku › Niigata Prefecture

ELT Calendar for Niigata Prefecture

Events of professional interest to language teachers in Niigata Prefecture.

October 28th (Sunday) 2018

I am more than a stereotype: Stories of Change and Hope
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker: Parisa Mehran and Gerry Yokota
Organization: Niigata Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Venue: 2nd floor of the Plaka 1 building just outside the South Exit of Niigata Station, above Junkudo Bookstore
City: Niigata City
Brief description: Parisa: This presentation is a journey to my activism and identity reconstruction as an Iranian English teacher/researcher in Japan by recounting my critical events--unexpected incidents that significantly influence an individual (Mertova & Webster, 2012)--and my personal narratives--stories which we tell ourselves and others about our personal lived experiences (Baker, 2006, 2014).

November 4th (Sunday) 2018

One-Day Certificate Course in Teaching Children
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Speaker: David Paul
Organization: Language Teaching Professionals
Venue: Rentalspace Honcho Hotel, 2-2-2, Kamitokoro, Chuo-ku, Niigata (map)
City: Niigata City
Brief description: A general introduction to child-centered learning. All sessions are interactive.