Online Teachers’ Workshops

The Japan Foundation, Toronto is now offering online teacher training workshops. We welcome people from all over Canada to join us!

Upcoming Events

Workshop for Teaching Japanese Online Based on the Action Oriented Approach

October 9 – December 18 (Tuesday Evenings), 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm ET

If you are interested in teaching Japanese online, join our workshop which will introduce you to how you can use your own strengths to be an online teacher! No previous experience in teaching Japanese is required.

For more details please click here. [Japanese only]


Past Events

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Show Online Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers: Talk by Mrs. Misuzu Kazama (University of British Columbia) (September 12, 2018)

The ONLINE Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers Series features lectures, workshops, or interviews moderated by Mr. Murakami, Japanese Language Advisor at Alberta Education. This session will feature a talk by Mrs. Misuzu Kazama from the University of British Columbia about creating your own online magazine.
»read more [Japanese only]


Show JFT Online EdCamp for Japanese Language Teachers (July 11, 2018)

The JFT Online EdCamp for Japanese Language Teachers is a study group where the participants play leading roles.

Discussion topics are decided on by participants on the spot. Participants are welcome to suggest topics related to any problems they may have or something they want to hear others’ opinions on, etc. The goal is not to listen success stories, but for participants to work together to solve problems.
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Show Online Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers: Talk by Prof. Keiko Aoki (Queen’s University) (June 19, 2018)

The ONLINE Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers Series features lectures, workshops, or interviews moderated by Mr. Murakami, Japanese Language Advisor at Alberta Education. This session will feature a talk by Prof. Keiko Aoki from Queen’s University about Japanese as a Heritage Language Education.
»read more [Japanese only]


Show Online Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers: Talk by Ms. Mayumi Hoshi (University of Alberta) (May 2, 2018)

The ONLINE Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers Series features lectures, workshops, or interviews moderated by Mr. Murakami, Japanese Language Advisor at Alberta Education. The session on May 2nd will feature a talk by Ms. Mayumi Hoshi from the University of Alberta, who runs the university’s Japanese Drama Society.
»read more [Japanese only]

Click here to watch a recording of the lecture


Show Workshop for Teaching Japanese Online 2: Making Your First Website (March 8, 22, 29, April 5 & 12, 2018)

The second workshop in our series will help you learn to how to create your own website and promote yourself as a teacher.
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Show Online Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers: Talk by Prof. X. Jie YANG (University of Calgary) (Apr. 11, 2018)

The ONLINE Lecture for Japanese Language Teachers Series features lectures, workshops, or interviews moderated by Mr. Murakami, Japanese Language Advisor at Alberta Education. The session on April 11th will feature a talk by Prof. Yang from the University of Calgary, about the Canada Japanese Video Contest.
»read more [Japanese only]

Click here to watch a recording of the lecture


Show Workshop for Teaching Japanese Online Based on the Action Oriented Approach (Nov. 14, 2017 - Dec. 19, 2017)

If you are interested in teaching Japanese online, join our new workshop which will introduce you to how you can use your own strengths to be an online teacher! No previous experience in teaching Japanese is required.
»read more [Japanese Only]