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Saitama University Job Openings

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Center for English Education and Development at Saitama University is looking for a university instructor to teach the following classes for the Fall 2019 fall semester.   CLASS DESCRIPTIONS 1. Period 1 9 AM to 10:30 AM-GES1 a. 1st-year general English course … Continue reading

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How long have you been learning English! (Japanese)

How long have you been learning English? どのくらい英語を勉強していますか?あなたの英語はどうですか?うまく話せるようになりましたか? もし答えが“NO”、でも本当に英語が話せるようになりたいと思っているなら、新しい勉強法を試してみるときかもしれません。 皆さんはだいたい何年か英語を勉強していますが、話せるようになるには少し難しいようです。今までの先生も、とても一生懸命教えてくれたと思います。でも、もしかしたら、あなたにとって英語を上手に話したり聞き取ったりするには最善の勉強法ではなかったかもしれません。 Read More I am Hakone You Can Learn English Analysing Language Feeling Bloated Teacher? Burnt Out? Study English for Free!

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ETJ Kanagawa – Workshop

ETJ – Kanagawa Sunday July 21: Marco Brazil Workshop 2:30 – 4:30 •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Venue Kanagawa Prefecture Residents’ Activity Support Center (near the west exit of Yokohama station) Map: http://ltprofessionals.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/KanagawaETJvenue.pdf ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• REGISTER TO ATTEND Please register at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe-C6bKEHqDhxUs_tpf-ABFwYsJvtdQB2r9XC3OjyBujp6tIw/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1 •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Information Title: … Continue reading

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I Made 877,000 Yen in April

But it was not from teaching!  It was from my side hustle. Want to pad your teaching salary with a side hustle income? Sign up to host on Airbnb and use the extra income to fund your passions. Here’s my … Continue reading

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JALT ANNOUNCEMENTS

JALT2018 is only a few days away from us and we are looking forward to seeing many of you at the conference and/or online! The conference hashtag is #JALT2018 – please get involved! We wish you a memorable conference experience, … Continue reading

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Teaching Spoken English Japan

Teaching Spoken English Japan: what kind of person should teach here? If you are a people person you should teach. Teaching at English schools (also known as language schools) in Japan can be a great job provided that youare the … Continue reading

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The Tale the Wags

The Tale That Wags by Thomas C. Anderson (Kanto, Japan) Book Review Tim Murphey. Perceptia Press, 2011. 112 pages Tim Murphey’s choice of title for his book is not meant as a pun, but rather as a metaphor-the “tale” (tail) … Continue reading

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Teaching English TEFL

Teaching English TEFL Teaching English TEFL, indeed the Grammar Translation Method doesn`t work, unless perhaps you are trying to teach translators, but not teach people to speak English or any language for that matter. by Kevin Burns Grammar Translation Method … Continue reading

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What to Bring to Japan?

What to Bring to Japan? If you land a job to teach in Japan, you may be surprised at what is difficult to get and actually easy to get in this part of Asia. by Kevin Burns As well as … Continue reading

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Vocabulary Sentences

Vocabulary Sentences Vocabulary Sentences – Meeting People Greetings Hi, My name is Kevin. What`s your name? I`m _________________________________. This is __Bob_____________. Nice to meet you. Nice to meet you too. How are you? (Is like a greeting in North America.) … Continue reading

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