Category Archive: Japanese Language

Job Posting: Part-time Lecturer in Japanese-Language

Application Deadline: Monday, May 31, 2021
Start Date: September 2021 (but training will occur in August 2021)
This job posting is for a part-time lecturer in Japanese-Language for a period of (1) year, with possibility of renewal.

Additional Application: Fiscal Year 2021 Online Training Program for Teachers of the Japanese-Language

The Japan Foundation Japanese-Language Institute, Urawa will conduct a new “Online Training Program for Japanese-Language Teachers” in FY 2021. The application deadline for this online training program was December 2020, but the deadline has been extended to May 14, 2021 as the number of participants failed to meet capacity. Continue reading →

Online Network for Heritage Language Education 4

In the fourth meeting of the Online Network for Heritage Language Education, there will be activity reports from Japanese Cultural Association of Manitoba, Montreal Japanese Language Center, and The Japanese School of Toronto Shokokai Inc., followed by time for networking and discussion.

JFT Support Program for Organizations in Japanese-Language Education (Special Program in response to COVID-19

This special program for Fiscal Year 2020 is intended to provide urgent support for various kinds of new activities in response to COVID-19, such as preparation and training for online lessons/events/teaching materials, implemented by overseas organizations involved in Japanese-language education in Canada.

Survey Report on Japanese-Language Education Abroad 2018

To obtain an accurate picture of the current state of Japanese-language teaching around the world, the Japan Foundation conducts a survey of overseas organizations offering Japanese-language courses every 3 years. The most recent survey was conducted in 2018, and the results are now available on the Japan Foundation website. Continue reading →