The JALT Extensive Reading SIG is pleased to announce that the 5th Annual Extensive Reading Seminar "Extensive Reading: Research and Practice", held on July 1st, 2012 at Sugiyama Jogakuen University, has successfully concluded. Over 200 people participated as presenters, exhibitors, and attendees. We would like to extend our thanks to our Plenary Speakers Dr. S. D. Krashen and Junko Yamanaka and to the many other presenters, exhibitors, the 35 Student Interns and others who volunteered their time in support of the conference.
The Seminar included plenary addresses from:
Junko Yamanaka: ER―成功のカギは教師が握る
(ER—Teachers Are the Key to Success)
The seminar schedule also included:
Saturday, June 30
Pre-seminar Workshop led by Dr. S. D. Krashen: The comprehension hypothesis extended
Sunday, July 1
The 5th Annual Extensive Reading Seminar: Extensive Reading: Research and Practice
Presentations and Educational Materials Exhibition
Presentations: The programme of scheduled presentations and summaries in time order can be found at the link on the right, with a pdf of the block schedule available for download at the bottom of the page.