Teachers’ Professional Development

The Japan Foundation, Toronto offers a variety of programs for teachers throughout the year.

Teachers’ Workshops

Professional development programs for Japanese-language teachers in Canada.

NEW: Online Teachers’ Workshops

We now offer teacher training held online, accessible to people from all over Canada.

Summer Training Program for Japanese-Language Teachers

A yearly intensive training program to help in the professional development of Japanese-language teachers in Canada.

Continuing Learning Japanese

Networking events for Japanese-language teachers in the Toronto area, co-organized with the Canadian Association for Japanese Language Education (CAJLE).

Online Network for Heritage Language Education

Online networking events for stakeholders in Japanese as a Heritage Language Education, co-organized with the Canadian Association for Japanese Language Education (CAJLE).

Inquiries

For inquiries, please contact Noriko Saito at nsaito@jftor.org.


There are also several programs for teachers offered by the Japan Foundation in Japan. These include:

  • Basic Training Program for Teachers of the Japanese-Language
  • Japanese language Program for Teachers of the Japanese-Language
  • Japanese Teaching Methods Program for Teachers of the Japanese-Language
  • Training Program for Teachers of the Japanese-Language on a Specific Theme

For more information on those programs please click here.