JALT Nagoya

The JALT Nagoya chapter seeks to provide quality presentations and workshops from locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally renown speakers and to provide career-changing professional development and networking opportunities.


Our meetings are usually held once a month at the Nagoya International Center, conveniently located near Nagoya Station.


JALT Nagoya September Presentation: Inclusion in Preschools and Elementary schools

Professor Douglas Jarrell September 20th, 6:30-8:30pmNagoya International Center, Floor 4, Room 3. There has been an increase in the number of children from other cultures who join the Japanese school system, but these non-Japanese families are facing difficulties in adjusting to the rules of the Japanese educational system. At the same time, the Japanese pre-school …

JALT Nagoya July Presentation, Friday July 19th 18:30-20:30

Research Methodology in CallDr. Glenn Stockwell Abstract:A discussion of CALL research methodology will be followed by a workshop on how to publish in CALL journals. About Glenn:Glenn is a professor and associate dean of academic affairs at Waseda University. He has been heavily involved in CALL research and publishing for the past 20 years, and …

Call for Presentations

Call for Presentations and Workshops

The Nagoya Chapter of JALT is always looking for the latest classroom ideas, theory, and knowledge. We welcome a range of presenters to give presentations, host workshops, and more. We encourage both influential speakers and local teachers to share their knowledge with our members.


Submit your details at this form: https://goo.gl/forms/Lqrw85I99kG4lSr93

All submissions are considered and discussed. Depending on the type of submissions we have received, we will organise a schedule, and offer you some possible dates. Thereafter, you can tell us what your most convenient dates are and we shall get back to you with a final schedule. Because of various factors, we unfortunately cannot accept all submissions, but we will favour our Chapter members and reputable speakers.

Helpful resources

Please prepare well, and rehearse your presentation. For presentations and workshops that are based on a PowerPoint, please bring your own laptop and any necessary adaptors for HDMI and VGA connections to the data projector (especially Apple and tablet users).

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We don’t need another whiteboard race. We don’t need any more time stretchers. We don’t need any advertisers. AND, we don’t need anyone to read their presentation slides to us. Instead, please be human with us.

How to prepare a workshop: