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What ELT conference attendees want

Some time ago my friend, colleague, one time co-presenter and writer, and two time guest (1, 2) on this very blog Michael Free contacted me. 3,685 more words


Upcoming: Febraury 28 – John Campbell-Larsen


Date and Time: Sunday, 28 February – 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Speaker: John Campbell-Larsen
Location: AIINA Rm 602 (map https://goo.gl/maps/kEQo5UV2jPr)
Fee for JALT members: Free… 238 more words


Upcoming: January 31 - Diane Nagatomo

Teaching English in Japan: Understanding Identity Development Through Teachers’ Stories.


Date and Time: Sunday, 31 January – 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Speaker: Diane Nagatomo
Location: AIINA Rm 707 (map https://goo.gl/maps/kEQo5UV2jPr) 424 more words


Writing CLIL Materials

CLIL 6 Dec 2015 pdf

The above file is a pdf version of most of the slides I used at Hiroshima JALT’s mini-conference. If you scroll down this page, you will find an entry called “CLIL Tasks and Thinking Skills”. 9 more words


JALT 2015 Featured Speaker Lecture: Towards Systematic Materials Design with ADDIE

Researchers have suggested that ELT materials should be created in a more systematic way. This presentation proposed a systematic creation process by introducing an Instructional Design model called ADDIE (Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement and Evaluate) and how it can be applied to the creation of ELT materials.

References can be downloaded HERE.


JALT 2015 Featured Speaker Workshop: Harnessing the Power of Visual Design

Making great teaching materials is not only about the content but also how it is presented. Research has shown that visual design influences both student comprehension and motivation. 36 more words