The Japan Association For Language Teaching : 全国語学教育学会
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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.
使命(ミッション・ステートメント)全国語学教育学会は言語教育関係者が交流・共有・協働する機会を提供し、言語学習、教育、及び調査研究の発展に寄与します。

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.

JALT Publications

The JALT Publications site is home to JALT's two main publications; The Language Teacher (TLT) and JALT Journal, as well as the annual Conference Proceedings: http://jalt-publications.org

Joining or renewing membership

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

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JALT2015 Registration

Registration is now open for the JALT2015 Conference. You can register online here: http://jalt.org/conference/conference-registration

JALT Annual Conference

JALT2015

JALT2015: Focus on the Learner
Shizuoka Convention & Arts Center "GRANSHIP"
Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
November 20th - 23rd, 2015
Call for Proposals closes 15 February

Upcoming Events

Here are the latest upcoming nationwide events hosted by our chapters and SIGs. Click on an event title to see full details. More event listings can be found on our event calendar.

Put Your Pencils Down and Stand Up! Kinesthetic Learning – Finding a Balance

8 Aug 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm Nagasaki Chapter

The speaker will provide evidence of how a kinesthetic learner can be successful within the...

26th Gunma JALT Summer Workshop in Kusatsu: Technological Trends in Education

20 Aug 2015 - 12:40pm - 21 Aug 2015 - 12:30pm Gunma Chapter

Dr. Mark Pegrum is an associate professor in the Faculty of Education at The University of...

MELODIC METHODOLOGIES: a movement to motivate young learners

23 Aug 2015 - 10:00am - 4:00pm Nara City

Beat the heat and feel the beat!
Anyone involved in teaching Young Learners should make...

WHAT IT MEANS TO KNOW A WORD: IMPLICATIONS FOR PEDAGOGY

30 Aug 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm Tokyo Chapter

This presentation explores what it means to know a word by examining how English words are...

Ibaraki Chapter September Meeting

12 Sep 2015 - 9:30am - 5:00pm Tsukuba

Morning Presentations:

Session 1. (10:00 ~ 10:50)
By: Mayu SHINTANI
...

Ibaraki Chapter September 2015 Meeting

12 Sep 2015 - 9:30am - 5:00pm Tsukuba

Morning:

Session I. (10:00 ~ 10:50)
By: Mayu Shintani
Presentation Title:...

Two presentations on vocabulary acquisiition

12 Sep 2015 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm Kitakyushu Chapter

In this presentation, two presenters will discuss the findings of recent classroom studies...

Vocabulary Learning and Testing Colloquium, 2015

13 Sep 2015 - 9:15am - 5:10pm Osaka

An all day event on vocabulary learning and testing. The format is presentations followed by a...

(SUNDAY): Bilingualism SIG event @ YoJALT

20 Sep 2015 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm Yokohama Chapter

What You Need to Know about Raising Children to Be Bilingual – Mary Nobuoka

Abstract:Many...

What Makes an Error? Common English Mistakes and How to Help Students Correct Them / My problem with culture

20 Sep 2015 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm Hamamatsu Chapter

TWO PRESENTATIONS FOR THE PRICE of 1 (2 for 1!)

Marie Kjeldgaard

An observant...