Yokohama Chapter

Literature in Language Teaching (LILT) SIG @ YoJALT

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 24 June 2017 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Paul Hullah
Speaker: 
Quenby Hoffman Aoki
Speaker: 
Jane Joritz-Nakagawa

Literature in Language Teaching (LILT) SIG @ YoJALT

Presenters: Paul Hullah, Quenby Hoffman Aoki, Jane Joritz-Nakagawa
Date: Saturday, June 24
Time: 13:00

Details:
1) Paul Hullah: Poetry As Life And Linguistic Empowerment: But… How Do You Teach It?

Location: 
Yokohama Youth Centre, under Kannai Hall
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen

Young Learners

Date and Time: 
Sunday, 22 October 2017 - 1:15pm - 4:45pm
Speaker: 
Lesley Ito
Speaker: 
Hitomi Sakamoto

Time: TBC
Location: TBC

Lesley Ito: Experience the Power of CLIL Lessons for Young Learners!

Location: 
TBC
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen

Social in Kannai

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 22 April 2017 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Speaker: 
You!

Date: April 22
Time: From 5pm
Location: “Esperanza” Mexican restaurant in Kannai (opposite Baird Beer)
Details:
At 5pm, meet at the Mexican restaurant “Esperanza”. The restaurant is minutes from Sakuragicho, Kannai, and Bashamichi, near our Kannai Hall venue (map)

Location: 
Esperanza
Fee for JALT members: 
depends on what you order
Fee for one-day members: 
depends on what you order

Learning Outside Schools

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 13 May 2017 - 1:00pm - Sunday, 14 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Dawn Lucovich
Speaker: 
Michael Ellis
Speaker: 
Amy Holdsworth

Learning Outside Schools

Date: Ideally Saturday May 13 (if no venue available, will move to Sunday May 14)
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
***Please visit yojalt.org for updated information***

Presentation #1: Dawn Lucovich
Using linguistic landscape projects for language learners

Location: 
TBD
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen

Tech in Tamagawa MyShare

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 - 1:15pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
various YoJALT members

Date: Sunday, January 22
Time: 1.15pm-5pm, followed by food and drink near Tamagawagakuenmae Station
Location: Tamagawa University, ELF Study Hall Room 301. Nearest to Tamagawagakuenmae Station (Odakyu Line) MAP: http://www.tamagawa.jp/en/access/

Details:

Location: 
Location: Tamagawa University, ELF Study Hall Room 301. Nearest to Tamagawagakuenmae Station (Odakyu Line) MAP:
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen

BRAIN SIG Visits YoJALT

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 22 October 2016 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Curtis Kelly
Speaker: 
Leander Hughes

October 2016: Curtis Kelly and Leander Hughes

1) Curtis Kelly – Why our Brains Like Stories

Location: 
Yokohama Kyoiku Kaikan. Near Sakuragicho (JR/underground) or Hinode (Toyoko)
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

Global Issues in Language Education

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 17 September 2016 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
TBD

The Global Issues in Language Education will be sharing presentations by some of their local members. This action-packed session linked to global citizenship will feature classroom teachers’ innovative ideas for the classroom and beyond.

Location: 
Kanagawa Kokaido Hall – 2 mins walk from JR HigashiKanagawa (Yokohama/Keihin Tohoku line) and Nakakido (Keikyu)
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

Doing survey research: How to design, analyse, and write up research using questionnaires

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 23 July 2016 - 1:15pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
David Ockert

Abstract: The presenter will explain how to conduct primary research by explaining how to develop, pilot test, administer, and analyze the data from a substantive scale survey instrument for research purposes. A substantive scale uses questions and a scale system (e.g. a Likert scale) to gather data for analysis.

Location: 
Yokohama Kyoiku Kaikan. Near Sakuragicho (JR/underground) or Hinode (Toyoko)
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

Activities & Movement

Date and Time: 
Sunday, 15 May 2016 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Marc Helgeson
Speaker: 
David Chapman

Let’s get physical – The brain/body connection in the EFL classroom (2 hrs)
Presenter: Marc Helgesen

Location: 
Yokohama Kyoiku Kaikan Dai2 Kenshushitsu(第二研修室)(1F). Near Sakuragicho (JR/underground) or Hinode (Toyoko)
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

Poster MyShare

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 18 June 2016 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Various Chapter Members

Our June event has moved to July, which opens up June 18th, and we’ve decided to try a new kind of event – a poster session.
We are looking for three kinds of posters:

Location: 
Yokohama Kyoiku Kaikan. Near Sakuragicho (JR/underground) or Hinode (Toyoko)
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

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