News from JALT Sendai

Announcements - Quick Notes on Upcoming Events, etc.

Mini-Conference and Teacher Appreciation Barbecue -
"Under the Cherry Tree"

Date: Sept. 23, Saturday
Time
: Conference 14:00 – 17:00; BBQ and Party soon after
Location:
Cherry Tree House Chomegaoka 2-10-5, 981-3212.
                Download English Instructions & Map, Google Map
Fee: Free for all.

The mini-conference will feature six speakers presenting “under the cherry tree,” as nature intended. Speakers: Alison Nemoto, Marcos Benevides, Charles Browne, Curtis Kelly, and Marc Helgesen & John Wiltshier.
Immediately following will be the legendary, annual "Teacher Appreciation Pig Roast BBQ & Garden Party," supported by Pearson Japan and hosted by the English Firsthand authors, Marc Helgesen and John Wiltshier. Marc and JALT Sendai President Cory Koby are planning a prodigious barbecue, so don’t miss out!

Download the poster for the mini-conference & barbecue and share it with friends and colleagues.

See Upcoming Events for more details.


Michael Griffin: Professional Development Weekend & "Off to the Onsen!"
October 21 & 22 (Sat. & Sun.)

Language teacher and teacher trainer Michael Griffin will spend the weekend with us, presenting on several topics of interest to our community, including…
• 11 things they don’t tell you on an initial training course
• “Found” ways of developing as teachers
• Behavioral Economics for EFL teachers?
On Saturday evening, Michael will also join us for our annual "Off to the Onsen" getaway in Akiu.
Come along for this excellent time of learning and enjoyment. Join us for the whole weekend, or whatever your schedule allows.

See Upcoming Events for more details.


See Announcements for ESL/EAL instructor, Japanese instructor and PE instructor openings at Tohoku International School.
(posted May 7, 2017)

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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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