Monthly Archives: August 2018

Want to be an Eiken Examiner?

***** English follows after Japanese. 面接委員各位 平素より、弊協会主催実用英語技能検定(英検)の実施に際しまして格別のご支援とご協力を賜り、心より御礼申し上げます。 近年、高校・大学入試において、英検の活用が進み、受験者数が年々増加している中で、今まで以上に多くの面接委員の先生方にご協力を賜る必要がございます。そのため、今までお力添えいただいている面接委員の先生方から、新たに面接委員としてご活躍頂けそうな方々をご紹介いただくことが、重要であると考えております。 従来、面接委員の先生方には面接委員候補の方々をご推薦いただく際、「紙の申請書」にてお申し込みいただくことが多くございました。しかし、申請書作成や面接委員候補の方との書類のやり取りなど、ご負担が大きいとのご意見を頂戴しておりました。 このご負担を解消できるよう、この度Webからも申請できる仕組みを新たに設けました。今後、面接委員候補の方をご推薦いただく際には、「紙の申請書」に加え、Webフォームもご活用いただけますと幸いです。 新規面接委員申請WebフォームURL:https://form.qooker.jp/Q/auto/ja/examinerapplication2/form01/ ※新規面接委員申請Webフォームに関する詳細な説明は以下URLをご覧ください: http://www.eiken.or.jp/eiken/booklet/examinerregistration2018.pdf 上記内容にご不明な点ございましたら下記の連絡先までご連絡ください。どうぞ宜しくお願いいたします。 公益財団法人 日本英語検定協会 面接委員 総合お問い合わせ 電話:03-3266-6577 Thank you for your continuing support of Eiken. As you are aware, the number of EIKEN examinees is increasing every year … Continue reading

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Get your Students Speaking 100% English Part 2

TEFL Training Get your students Speaking 100% English TEFL Training — Get your students speaking 100% English From TEFL training to Page One of this article by David Martin 5. Explain that real communication opportunities arise after they say “finish” … Continue reading

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How to get your Students to Speak 100% English

Teaching English to Japanese Teaching English to Japanese — How to get your students to speak 100% English by David Martin This paper is written primarily for teachers who have unmotivated to semi-motivated students and want (more than anything) for … Continue reading

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ESL: Getting into the Head of a Child

The ESL Teacher & Personal Construct Psychology by Kevin Burns ESL Teacher & Personal Construct Psychology – What are the implications for the classroom? I attended an ETJ Conference in Tokyo and David Paul asked this question during his lecture: … Continue reading

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Teaching University Students ESL in Japan

University Students ESL by Kevin Burns One thing to keep in mind about Japanese university students, is that their agenda may not match yours. For four years, they are expecting to have fun, make new friends, and learn–and probably in … Continue reading

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Berlitz English School in Japan

Berlitz English Schools has branches all over Japan. One of the Largest Language School Chains in the World Berlitz English School – Teach English in Japan! Founded in 1878 by Maximilian Berlitz in the USA. Berlitz teaches through the direct … Continue reading

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Some Big English Schools in Japan

“I’m happy that my thoughts and insights… help folks. Really, that’s what teaching is all about…being there and encouraging students and perhaps changing their attitudes. This tends to be forgotten in all the presentations, articles, methods, etc. It is a … Continue reading

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English Land Textbooks

English Grammar for Kids English Grammar for Kids, how can you teach it? I feel the English Land series of textbooks does a good job of teaching grammar through context. Plus this series of books draws the children in with … Continue reading

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Methods in teaching English Movie Projects

Methods in teaching English Movie Projects: Go to the first part of this article by Kevin Burns Then I can either show the movies that they`ve chosen, or get an idea of the genres they enjoy. During the term we … Continue reading

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Teaching English through Film

TEFL Teacher Training Teaching English through Film TEFL Teacher Training, How to teach English through Film. Why teach through film? by Kevin Burns Movies expose students to natural English, and give students an eye into foreign cultures. Learning through movies … Continue reading

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