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ELT Calendar for Tokyo Metropolis

Events of professional interest to language teachers in Tokyo Metropolis.

Upcoming Deadlines in Tokyo Metropolis

Call for papers due May 31st (Thursday) 2018
The IAFOR Asian Conference on Education 2018
IAFOR and the ACE2018 Organizing Committee invite you to submit your abstract to the 10th Asian Conference on Education, to be held in Tokyo, Japan from October 13-15, 2018.

February 25th (Sunday) 2018

Oxford Teaching Workshop Series 2018 - Motivate, Encourage and Empower: Smart approaches to help students grow as learners
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Speaker: Kathleen Kampa and Charles Vilina, Barbara Hoskins Sakamoto, Kaj Schwermer, Kevin Churchley
Organization: Oxford University Press Kids' Club
Venue: Aioi Nissay Dowa Sonpo Shinjuku Bldg., 3-25-3 Yoyogi, Shibuya-Ku, Tokyo
City: Tokyo
Brief description: Come and join Oxford at this years Oxford Teaching Workshop series! This interactive and informative event will feature lively and hands-on workshops for teachers of young learners and will stop at ten cities throughout Japan.

March 4th (Sunday) 2018

TESOL Certificate Program: Your turn
Time: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Speaker: David Paul
Organization: Language Teaching Professionals
Venue: Nellies English Books, Kenkyusha Fujimi Bldg., 1F, 2-11-3 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo (map)
City: Tokyo
Brief description: Individual teachers or groups will prepare activities in advance and demonstrate them to the other teachers taking the program.

Speaking Activities - Getting your students to speak out more in class
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker: Nena Hosonaka, Chadi Dubois, Chineze (Chinny) Mbakwe
Organization: ETJ Tokyo (English Teachers in Japan)
Venue: Nellie's Book Store, 3rd floor (access)
City: Tokyo
Brief description: Come join us for the first ETJ Tokyo workshop of 2018! Are you looking to get a jump start and fresh ideas for your classroom? Would you like to learn new techniques and activities for getting your students to speak out? Then you have found the right workshop.

TESOL Certificate Program: Your turn
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Speaker: David Paul
Organization: Language Teaching Professionals
Venue: Nellies English Books, Kenkyusha Fujimi Bldg., 1F, 2-11-3 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo (map)
City: Tokyo
Brief description: Individual teachers or groups will prepare activities in advance and demonstrate them to the other teachers taking the program.

March 10th (Saturday) 2018

Strategies and Activities for Success in the New Teaching Year Presentation and My share
Time: 2:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Speaker: Melody Elliott (Tokai University)
Organization: West Tokyo Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Venue: Kyoritsu Girls' Junior Senior High School (Hachioji Campus)
City: Tokyo
Brief description: Language instructors, particularly at the tertiary level, often teach at a variety of institutions over their careers and must face being "the new teacher" at each one.

March 17th (Saturday) 2018

Teaching English to Young Learners
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Speaker: Mitsue Allen-Tamai (Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan)
Organization: Temple University Japan
Venue: Azabu Hall 2-8-12 Minami Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0047 map
City: Tokyo
Brief description: The introduction of English education into elementary schools has been much discussed in the last few decades.

CA (Conversation Analysis) Data Session
Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Speaker: Toshiaki Furukawa (Otsuma Womens University), Eric Hauser (University of Electro-Communications)
Organization: CAN (Conversation Analysis Network) Kanto
Venue: E858, Building E, Otsuma Women's University, Chiyoda Campus (access)
City: Tokyo
Brief description: The purpose of CAN (Conversation Analysis Network) Kanto is to coordinate data sessions and other CA-related meetings among people in the Kanto area.

April 14th (Saturday) 2018

The Joy of Stories: Extensive Reading and Story Telling Young Learners Presentations (Ages 5 to 18) and Pizza Party
Time: 2:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Speaker: Chiyuki Yanase and Patricia Daly Oe (Sponsored by Macmillan Education Japan)
Organization: West Tokyo Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Venue: Tamadaira no Mori Fureaikan / Tamadaira Koryu Center, Hino City, Tokyo map
City: Hino City
Brief description: Chiyuki Yanase will open the workshop by discussing how to facilitate and set up an effective Extensive Reading program for young learners using graded readers as well as picture books within various institutional contexts from small classrooms to large ones.

May 19th (Saturday) 2018

JALT PanSIG 2018 Conference (day 1 of 2)
Time: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Speaker: Call for papers due January 15, 2018
Organization: JALT PanSIG Conference
Venue: Toyo Gakuen University, Hongo Campus, Tokyo (access)
City: Tokyo
Brief description: PanSIG is an annual conference sponsored and organized by many of the Special Interest Groups (SIGs) of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT).

May 20th (Sunday) 2018

PanSIG 2018 Conference (day 2 of 2)
Time: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Speaker: Call for papers due January 15, 2018
Organization: JALT PanSIG Conference
Venue: Toyo Gakuen University, Hongo Campus, Tokyo (access)
City: Tokyo
Brief description: PanSIG is an annual conference sponsored and organized by many of the Special Interest Groups (SIGs) of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT).

June 9th (Saturday) 2018

The 5th Annual Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland University Japan
Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Speaker: Call for papers due February 1, 2018 (extended deadline)
Organization: Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland University Japan
Venue: Lakeland University Japan, 5-7-12 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
City: Tokyo
Brief description: Sharing Research, Expanding Innovation. As educators, we understand that teaching extends far beyond everyday classroom activity.

October 13th (Saturday) 2018

The IAFOR Asian Conference on Education 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Speaker: Zachary Walker (National Institute of Education), Tien-Hui Chiang (Zhengzhou University, China)
Organization: International Academic Forum
Venue: Toshi Center Hotel, Tokyo, Japan
City: Tokyo
Brief description: IAFOR and the ACE2018 Organizing Committee invite you to submit your abstract to the 10th Asian Conference on Education, to be held in Tokyo, Japan from October 13-15, 2018.

October 14th (Sunday) 2018

The IAFOR Asian Conference on Education 2018 (day 2 of 3)
Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Speaker: Zachary Walker (National Institute of Education), Tien-Hui Chiang (Zhengzhou University, China)
Organization: International Academic Forum
Venue: Toshi Center Hotel, Tokyo, Japan
City: Tokyo
Brief description: IAFOR and the ACE2018 Organizing Committee invite you to submit your abstract to the 10th Asian Conference on Education, to be held in Tokyo, Japan from October 13-15, 2018.

October 15th (Monday) 2018

The IAFOR Asian Conference on Education 2018 (day 3 of 3)
Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Speaker: Zachary Walker (National Institute of Education), Tien-Hui Chiang (Zhengzhou University, China)
Organization: International Academic Forum
Venue: Toshi Center Hotel, Tokyo, Japan
City: Tokyo
Brief description: IAFOR and the ACE2018 Organizing Committee invite you to submit your abstract to the 10th Asian Conference on Education, to be held in Tokyo, Japan from October 13-15, 2018.

October 21st (Sunday) 2018

englishbooks.jp Education Day for ELT Teachers Autumn 2018 in Tokyo
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Speaker: TBA
Organization: englishbooks.jp
Venue: TBA
City: Tokyo
Brief description: Come to talk with, learn from and share ideas with some of Japan's favourite authors of English learners' textbooks! Gain teaching tips, valuable inspiration, and have a look through the presenters educational materials designed to motivate learners of all ages! A must for all those teaching English as a foreign language! Reserve in advance to get a mini gift pack! You are welcome to our event without registering.

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