Welcome to the new Hiroshima JALT Homepage!

The founder of Hiroshima JALT, Marie Tsuruda, passed away this morning ( Saturday, March 10th). A wake will be held at 6pm on Sunday March 11th and the funeral at 11 AM on Monday March 12th. We are deeply saddened by the news of her passing. Our condolences, thoughts, and prayers are with her family.

Her funeral home will be held at:

Yuberu Hall Hiroshima


Yamanashi 1-9-22


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  • Read our latest newsletter here.
  • See job postings here.
  • See below for current calls for proposals, and scholarship info for JALT2018.
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  • Learn how to get involved and get the most out of JALT here.

Announcement: A special Lecture entitled "From Research on Lexical Input Processing to Effective Vocabulary Instruction" will be given by Prof. Joe Barcroft at Hiroshima University

One of the most famous researchers in second language vocabulary acquisition research, Prof. Barcroft has published many papers in top journals such as Language Learning, Modern Language Journal, Second Language Research, Studies in Second Language Acquisition, TESOL Quarterly.

When: 19 March (Monday), 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Where: J307 room, School of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Hiroshima University

Registration: goo.gl/VbxhA3

Contact: Shusaku Kida (the Institute for Foreign Language Research and Education, Hiroshima University) skida@hiroshima-u.ac.jp

JALT 2018

Theme: Diversity and Inclusion

44th Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning & Educational Materials Exhibition

Shizuoka Convention & Arts Center (Granship) Shizuoka City, Shizuoka, Japan

Friday, November 23, to Monday, November, 26, 2018






The JALTCALL SIG’s 25th Anniversary Conference

New Directions in Educational Technology

June 8-10, 2018.

Meijo University, Nagoya, Nagoya Dome-Mae Campus

Call for Proposals deadline: 31 January 2018

For more information: https://conference2018.jaltcall.org/

Scholarships for JALT2018

JALT is offering three fee waiver scholarships for JALT members who will present at #JALT2018. Read more information: https://jalt.org/conference/jalt2018/scholarship-jalt2018 Please share and spread the word.

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