The Japan Association For Language Teaching : 全国語学教育学会

NPO The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT)

Our mission: JALT promotes excellence in language learning, teaching, and research by providing opportunities for those involved in language education to meet, share, and collaborate.


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Joining or renewing membership

You can easily join JALT or renew your JALT membership online.


JALT membership offers numerous benefits including: Member-rate admission to JALT conferences such as the annual JALT international conference; free or member-rate admission to JALT Chapter and SIG meetings and events; access to the latest JALT Publications, and more »

JALT Annual Conference

JALT2017: 43rd Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning & Educational Materials Exhibition

Tsukuba International Congress Center (Epochal Tsukuba), Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
November 17th - 20th, 2017

JALT Publications

As a nonprofit organisation dedicated to the improvement of language teaching and learning in Japan, JALT has a rich tradition of publishing relevant material in its many publications.

The JALT Publications site is home to JALT's primary publications; The Language Teacher (TLT) and JALT Journal, as well as the annual JALT Postconference Publication:

Communication in workplaces in Asia: Questioning neoliberal ideology of English

9 Dec 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm Tokyo Chapter

In globalized society, English language teaching has been promoted as a vehicle to enhance...

A Journey to the Unseen Iran: From History to Language

10 Dec 2016 - 2:30pm - 5:00pm Nara Chapter

Iranian History, Culture, and Education: A Brief Overview
This talk will take you on a...

Self-Directed Learner Training for English Language Learning, followed by Bonenkai (Fukuoka JALT's annual end-of-year party)

10 Dec 2016 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm Fukuoka Chapter

Please note the earlier starting time.

Language is a tool for...

My Share and End of Year Party

10 Dec 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm Hamamatsu Chapter


1. Farrah Hasnain
2. Leveth Jackson
3. Jon Dujmovich

Education as a Business – School Owner Simulation

11 Dec 2016 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm Iwate Chapter

Most teachers at some time have thought about running their own language school or wondered what...


11 Dec 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm Shizuoka Chapter

Associate Professor Alastair Graham-Marr’s field of study is Applied Linguistics, in particular...

Hands On Media Education micro-conference at Otemae University's Itami campus

17 Dec 2016 - 10:00am - 5:00pm Osaka Chapter

Hands On Media Education is at the forefront of the Media Education movement. By providing...

Ibaraki Chapter December Meeting

17 Dec 2016 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm Ibaraki Chapter

1. Presentation (14:00~16:10)

Title: Butterfly Wing Flaps and...

End-Year Presentation and Bonenkai/師走プレゼンテーションと忘年会

17 Dec 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm Kobe Chapter

二度のベストJALT賞を受賞したJohn Campbell-LarsenとCameron Romneyによるプレゼンテーション
Kobe JALT welcomes two-...

Highlights from the JALT2016 International Conference

17 Dec 2016 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm Sendai Chapter

Local members attending the JALT International Conference in Nagoya will present summaries/...


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