In April this year (2011) elementary schools across Japan will begin teaching compulsory English classes for 5th and 6th graders. In order to help prepare teachers for these new classes, this coming Sunday (February 20, 2011) there will be two teaching children events in Osaka, both sponsored by publishers.
2011 Pearson Kirihara Teachers Conference in Osaka
Date: Sunday, February 20, 2011
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Location: Shin-Umeda Kenshu Center
For more information please see the Pearson Longman website HERE.
Oxford Teaching Workshop Series 2011: A New Start for English in Japan
Date: Sunday, February 20th, 2011
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Location: Shin Osaka Brick Bldg. 3F, Room A-D
For more information please see the Oxford University Press website HERE.