The 28th Annual JALT Gunma Summer Workshop in Ikaho

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 12:45pm to Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
Event Speaker: 
Dr. Yasushi Sekiya
Antonija Cavcic
Hideto D. Harashima
Daniel Hooper
Yoshimi Ochiai
Fee for JALT members: 
Workshop, meals, & shared lodging ( ¥10,000); Workshop only (¥6,000); Arrangements can be made for families, couples, etc.. Please inquire during registration..
Fee for non-JALT members: 
as above
Contact or Queries: 

Keynote Lecture 1 – Dr. Yasushi Sekiya, Kanda University of International Studies - (Saturday, September 9)  “Goals and models in pronunciation instruction for Japanese EFL learners in the era of English as an international language”

Presentaton 1 - Antonija Cavcic, Asia University - (Saturday, September 9)  "Za Katakana English (and why it won’t go away)"

Presentation 2 - Hideto D. Harashima, Maebashi Institute of Technology  - (Saturday, September 9)  "What lies behind the differences of phonetic behaviors of the Japanese and the English Languages?"

Keynote Lecture 2 – Dr. Yasushi Sekiya, Kanda University of International Studies - (Sunday, September 10)  “What EFL teachers in Japan should know about pronunciation instruction - Towards informed practice”

Presentation 3 - Daniel Hooper, English Language Institute at Kanda University of Int’l Studies - (Sunday, September 10) "Apps4efl: Engaging online tools for practicing pronunciation and listening (and everything else!"

Presentation 4 - Yoshimi Ochiai, Gunma Prefectural Oizumi High School - (Sunday, September 10) "Engage Your Students with Pronunciation Activities"

14-1 Ikaho-machi
Shibukawa, Gunma
377-0102 Japan
Event Theme: 
Pronunciation for Japanese Learners of English