News from JALT Sendai

Announcements - Quick Notes

June 19 - Rod Ellis - Open lecture at Miyagi University of Education: "Doing written corrective feedback"

June 23 - Seminar on university globalization: "How to improve English quality of Japanese students" Sakura Hall, Katahira Campus, Tohoku University

July 5 - Paul K. Matsuda - Open lecture at Miyagi University of Education: "Reassessing grammar assessment" (in Japanese)

July 18-21 - FAB5: Neuro ELT Brain Days International Conference. Kitakyushu, Japan

See our Announcements page for more details/links on these great events.

Last Meeting - Quick Report

May 25 - Creating a Culture of Character in the Classroom

In the morning, Kim Horne explained and demonstrated how she tries to weave character into her curriculum for small children and helped us explore how we might employ character-themed books. In the afternoon Kim organized small group discussion on teaching related themes. See our archives page for Kim's handouts.

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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