Category Archive: Japanese Language

Marugoto Summer Sampler 2018

This summer, the Japan Foundation, Toronto is thrilled to once again offer a mini-course for anyone who wants to take Japanese for a test-run: Marugoto Summer Sampler! Over three classes (July 26th, August 2nd, & August 9th) students will gain the knowledge and skills to start talking about themselves and their world in Japanese.

Continuing Learning Japanese 27

For the 27th event of the series, to be held on Saturday, July 21st, we will introduce initiatives in “Japanese as a heritage language education” in various places in Ontario. The education institutions will introduce their programs while showcasing new teaching materials and unique activities along with actual samples of students’ school work.

JFT Online EdCamp for Japanese Language Teachers

On Wednesday, July 11 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT we will host an Online EdCamp for Japanese Language Teachers. Participants are welcome to suggest topics related to any problems they may have or something they want to hear others’ opinions on, etc.

NEW SESSION: JFT Online Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers

Talk by Prof. Keiko Aoki (Queen’s University) – June 19 (Tues) 8:00 – 9:00 pm (Eastern Time)
Topic: 「継承語教育:カナダで育つ、日本につながる子どもたちの『ことば』―カナダ東部での実践から―」

2018 JFT Summer One-Day Workshop for Teachers of the Japanese-Language

This one-day workshop on July 4, 2018 in Burnaby, BC will feature a session by Mr. Yoshifumi Murakami (Japanese Language Education Advisor) on “Teaching Japanese as an Autonomous Learner.”