Kansai 4-Corners: Exploring the Global and Local Dimensions of Narrative Inquiry in Language Teacher Identity Research – 1 December, 2023, 19:00~21:30 JST via Zoom

This event is co-sponsored by the Fukui, Kobe, Kyoto, Nara, and Osaka Chapters, and will be held online as part of the 4-Corners Tour in which invited speakers at the annual international JALT conference give additional presentations throughout the country before and after the conference.


Beyond SDGs with Dr. Misuzu Asari & The Kyoto Chapter Annual General Meeting (京都支部年次総会) – November 5 @ Campus Plaza Kyoto

AGM thumbnail imageAll current Kyoto members are invited to attend our annual general meeting (AGM), which will be held on Sunday, November 5th, from 10:00 JST in Kyoto at Campus Plaza Kyoto. Meet your new and continuing officers, hear about what we’ve achieved this year, and work with us to help plan what to do in the coming year and beyond.


全国語学教育学会 第49回年次国際大会教材展示会 / 49th Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning & Educational Materials Exhibition

JALT 2023 logo with textInformation on conference registration fees now available

Living on the Edge 2023 – 9月30日・10月1日 @ 同志社女子大学今出川キャンパス (Sept 30 & Oct 1 @ Doshisha Women’s College of Liberal Arts, Imadegawa Campus)

LOTE Coming Together emblemAfter years of living and meeting online, the LOTE team is pleased to announce that Living on the Edge 2023 will be held in person in Kyoto. In line with this, our theme is Coming Together.

何年ものオンライン開催を経て、ようやくLiving on the Edge 2023が京都で直接開催されることをお知らせすることができ、LOTE チームは嬉しく思います。もちろん、今回のテーマは「団結/Coming Together」です。

Translation and Translingualism in Language Teaching – 16 July, 2023

translation and translingualism in language education posterHow do we handle the multiple languages present in the language classroom. Three Kyoto-based speakers who incorporate translingualism into their teaching discussed the advantage of building bridges between languages, demonstrating projects that promote multilingualism while also championing students’ English development.

This event was hybrid on Zoom and held in person at Campus Plaza Kyoto. It was co-sponsored with the JALT Bilingualism SIG.