29th Annual Conference of the Japanese Language Teachers
Association of the Northeastern Region (JLTANE)
August 22, 2015
Alumnae Lounge (inside Alumnae Hall)
40 Talbot Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
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Keynote speaker: Professor Ken-ichi Miura, Franklin and Marshall College
Ken'ichi Miura has previously taught at Northwestern University, Harvard
University and Temple University prior to assuming the role of Director
of the Japanese Program at Franklin & Marshall College. He has also
taught for many years at the Japanese School at Middlebury College
Summer School in Vermont. At Franklin & Marshall, he has been teaching
Japanese language, Japanese literature and Japanese pop culture, and is
currently involved in a project regarding utilizing contemporary anime
both in language and content classes. In addition to his professional
teaching career, Prof. Miura works as a tester and a tester-trainer of
OPI (Oral Proficiency Interview) and WPT (Written Proficiency Test) of
the Japanese language for ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of
Foreign Languages). He also tests Japanese language proficiency for US
Online registration is open.
The registration fee is $30 until Monday, August 10th.
After Tuesday, August 11th, the fee will be $40.
Register here >
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Senior Lecturer/Coordinator of Japanese Language Program