News from JALT Sendai

Announcements - Quick Notes on Upcoming Events, etc.

Two day workshop: The Neuroscience of language and learning

February 28 (Sat.) & March 1 (Sun.)

Led by Curtis Kelly--coordinator of JALT’s  Mind, Brain, and ELT (MBE) SIG--this will be a great time of finding out what neuroscience can tell us about language and learning. Optional "Off to the Onsen!"

We welcome participants from anywhere in Japan. Come join us!

See our Upcoming Events page for the details.

Download poster/flier (with all details and abstracts) and pass along to friends, colleagues and students.
Poster/flier front page (with all details)
Poster/flier back page (with abstracts)

See Announcements page for recent job openings: 
University Instructor, High School History Teacher, Eikaiwa Teacher

Last Meeting - Quick Report

January 25: My Share - Tips, tricks, and techniques to get your students communicating in the classroom

Local members Eric Clarke, Ron Campbell, Alison Nemoto, Ataya Aoki, and Kyle McLaughlin shared their best activities to get students talking in the classroom. 25 participants attended, with five first-timers (Welcome!). Participant comment: "Great meeting! Practical, useful, and insightful."

First Time Free with Coupon!

JALT Sendai - newcomer coupon

JALT Sendai would like to make it easier for you to invite colleagues, friends and students to join us for one of our regular monthly meetings. Simply download & print this coupon, and pass it to someone you'd like to invite. It entitles first-time visitors to free admission for a regular, monthly meeting (excluding special programs).

We hope this will allow members to do something nice for colleagues/students, while encouraging interested individuals to give JALT Sendai a try and see if it could become a valuable part of their professional and personal lives.

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