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Merry Quizmas | Digital Play

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Tokyo Railway Labyrinth: Brand New Train on the Nagano ...

Tokyo Railway Labyrinth: Brand New Train on the Nagano ... | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
The main purpose for the introduction of the E7 series is in preparation for the opening of Hokuriku Shinkansen between Nagano and Kanazawa stations in the spring of next year. The E7 series will gradually replace the ...
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6 Targets To Teach The Way The Brain Learns

6 Targets To Teach The Way The Brain Learns | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
6 Targets To Teach The Way The Brain Learns
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Timely follow up to last week's Brain Day in Matsumoto with Curtis Kelly et al

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JALT2014 | JALT

RT @JALTConference: The #JALT2014 Featured Speaker list is final. Check out the list at http://t.co/aWgOcl1FXM

Abstracts and articles to f…
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Mar 23 - TEMI 1st Carat Seminar

Mar 23 - TEMI 1st Carat Seminar | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
TEMI (Teaching English Methods Institute). March 23 (Sun), 9:30-16:30 in Nagoya, Aichi. Helene J. Uchida.
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Shinshu University deploys supercomputer for R&D into revolutionary water filtration - SC ONLINE NEWS

Shinshu University deploys supercomputer for R&D into revolutionary water filtration - SC ONLINE NEWS | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
Trade publication about the rapidly evolving supercomputer market.
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JALTCALL 2014 Conference (day 2 of 3)

JALTCALL 2014 Conference (day 2 of 3) | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
JALTCALL 2014 Conference (day 2 of 3). Speaker: Keynote: Regine Hampel (The Open University, UK); Plenary: Glenn Stockwell (Waseda University); call for papers closes Feb 24. Saturday, June 7th, 2014 in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
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Mar 8 - Science Challenge - A novel language-learning project at Kochi National College of Technology

Mar 8 - Science Challenge - A novel language-learning project at Kochi National College of Technology | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
ESP JACET (JACET English for Special Purposes SIG (Japan Association of College English Teachers) Kanto). March 8 (Sat), 15:00-17:00 in Sagamihara, Kanagawa. Michael Sharpe (Kochi National College of Technology).
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Teen Japanese dancers win 1st & 2nd spots in prestigious Swiss ballet ... - The Japan Daily Press

Teen Japanese dancers win 1st & 2nd spots in prestigious Swiss ballet ... - The Japan Daily Press | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
The Japan Daily Press
Teen Japanese dancers win 1st & 2nd spots in prestigious Swiss ballet ...
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VIDEO: Extensive Reading Program Design

VIDEO: Extensive Reading Program Design | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
This is a short lecture given as part of a Sendai JALT meeting (the Extensive Reading Colloquium) in January 2014. It was held at the Tohoku University Library. Here is the ER Program Design handou...
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Check out Ben Shearon, Marc Helgesen, Cory Koby, Dominic jones , Daniel Eichhorst, John Wiltshier on YouTube with ER presentations from that very active chapter #Sendai #JALT

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Feb 15 - Pecha Kucha Event

Feb 15 - Pecha Kucha Event | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
Gifu JALT (Gifu Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching). February 15 (Sat), 19:00-21:00 in Gifu. Wendy Gough, Clair Taylor, Nami Sakata, Naoki Akahane, Corazon Talam Kato, Kim Horne, Seiya Kojima and Satoshi Hoshiai.
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'Learning Japanese liberates students'

'Learning Japanese liberates students' | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
Award-winning Japanese teacher Crispin Chambers explains how he turned a secondary in Devon into the most famous British school in Tokyo
Crispin Chambers teaches Japanese at Tavistock College in Devon.
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Presentation in Matsumoto: Storytelling in EFL | Standing in Spirit

Presentation in Matsumoto: Storytelling in EFL | Standing in Spirit | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
Fairy-Tale-Castle-fairy-tales-and-fables-5123629- This weekend, we are looking forward to doing a presentation in Matsumoto at the Shinshu chapter of JALT. Full details of the venue are available at this JALT events page.
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JALT Shinshu Programmes

JALT Shinshu Programmes | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
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Democracy at work: member or not, vote for the event you liked bast 2013-4

 

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Miso basics - Vancouver Sun

Miso basics - Vancouver Sun | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
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Miso basics
Vancouver Sun
Yellow miso (modern shinshu miso) is the Mama Bear of miso. Not too sweet and not too salty, it can be made with barley or rice, and soybeans.
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ALTE Paris 2014

The 5th ALTE International Conference is one of the largest multilingual events for the global language assessment community. ALTE Paris 2014 provides an opportunity to hear influential voices, discuss key issues and meet colleagues from around the world.
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Brain Awareness Week in Matsumoto | JALT

Don't miss 脳の不思議 - 鈴木龍雄 (信州大学・医・神経可塑性学) with #JALT 3/16 #Matsumoto M-Wing 14:00 http://t.co/HQPlvjmTTf
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PanSIG2014

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10-11 May 2014, Miyazaki Municipal University (PanSIG 2014 Conference abstracts now online http://t.co/1sBB7HGBh6 (PanSIG will be held May 10-12 in Miyazaki.
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Lifelong Language Learning - PanSIG2014

Lifelong Language Learning - PanSIG2014 | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
LIFELONG LANGUAGE LEARNING abstracts http://t.co/QQL6KMNz5Z 13th Annual JALT #PanSIG2014 Conference Miyazaki May 10-11, 2014
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Mar 8 - Oxford Teaching Workshop Series 2014 English Education (Yokohama)

Mar 8 - Oxford Teaching Workshop Series 2014 English Education (Yokohama) | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
OUP Kids' Club (Oxford University Press Kids' Club). March 8 (Sat), 10:30-15:30 in Yokohama, Kanagawa. Patrick Jackson, Ritsuko Nakata, Kathleen Kampa + Charles Vilina and Setsuko Toyama.
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Wish I could make this event, but Shinshu JALT has an alternatively awesome programme scheduled same day in Hokuto, Yamanashi

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Feb 15 - Technology in Language Teaching

Feb 15 - Technology in Language Teaching | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
Yokohama JALT (Yokohama Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching). February 15 (Sat), 13:00-16:45 in Machida, Tokyo. Kevin Ryan, Dan Ferreira, Simeon Flowers, Travis Cote and Brett Milliner.
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English teaching in Japan: same old same old | Hoofin

English teaching in Japan: same old same old | Hoofin | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
I've flagged a couple of articles from recent Japan Times postings. English fluency hopes rest on an education overhaul (The byline is: "Systemic, structural problems hinder government goals." What I interpret this as, is: The ...
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Yomiuri Shimbun: Cloud computing to be used in schools from FY 14

Yomiuri Shimbun: Cloud computing to be used in schools from FY 14 | Shinshu JALT | Scoop.it
January 5, 2014 The Yomiuri Shimbun                         The communications ministry and the education ministry will test a new system...
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Re-inventing the wheel again? Too little, too late, again...etc

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mikejharrison | ESOL teacher | On not conferencing

On not conferencing. As I write this blog post, I'm feeling a little stupid and annoyed with myself. You see, this week is the second time that I've found it necessary to withdraw my application to attend and give a workshop at an ...
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JALT2014 Call for Presentations | JALT

Don't let it slip by. Just barely 2 weeks until the #JALT2014 Call for Presentations closes. Pass the word.

http://t.co/gpa1682jgE
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