JSCE: The SCE contributor model for professional development

The Journal of Saitama City Educators (JSCE) is an online journal.  It is an official publication with with the ISSN number 2185-7822.  John Finucane contributed an article to JSCE Volume 3, Issue 6.  Issue 1 can be read online or downloaded here. John Finucane: The SCE Contributor Model for Professional Development Abstract: In an increasingly competitive job market, the traditional membership model is no longer […]

Poster Presentation: SCE Professional Development Clinic

On July 7th an SCE contributor was part of a poster session at the Nakasendo English Conference 2013.  The title of the poster session was: SCE Professional Development Clinic.  The goal of the session was to promote the SCE organisation and to showcase the work of individual members. John Finucane (SCE, JALT): Let’s Debate Abstract: Letsdebate.jp is a website for language learners interested in debate […]

JSCE: Planning an Educational English Event for Your Students

The Journal of Saitama City Educators (JSCE) is an online journal.  It is an official publication with an ISSN number (ISSN: 2185-7822).  Two SCE members contributed an article to JSCE, Volume 3, Issue 1. John Finucane and Alana Schramm: Collaboration: Planning an Educational English Event for Your Students Abstract: Many schools, not just those that specialize in language […]

Working Group: WordPress

さいたま市教育家会 (SCE) is a community of educators.  We believe that by collaborating under the aegis of an organisation we benefit each other by association.  Working groups share ideas and expertise to work towards a goal.   The WordPress Working Group’s goal is to help educators starting their careers develop professionally.  The WordPress Working Group is led by John Finucane.  Each […]

Event: Nakasendo English Conference 2013 Planning Committee

The Nakasendo English Conference is an ever-expanding, multi-organizational English conference based on mutual support and collaboration.  It is an annual event inaugurated in 2008.  Nakasendo 2013 will be held this year on July 7, Sunday, 9:00 – 17:00 at Toyo University, Hakusan (Main) Campus.  For the third year, SCE will be a participating organization in Nakasendo 2011. For the […]

JSCE: Some simple rules for email

The Journal of Saitama City Educators (JSCE) is an online journal.  It is an official publication with an ISSN number (ISSN: 2185-7822).  An SCE member contributed an article to JSCE, Volume 2, Issue 6. John Finucane: Collaboration: Some simple rules for email Abstract: To plan an event like Nakasendo email is the best way to […]

2013 Executive: President

さいたま市教育家会 (SCE) is a community of educators.  We believe that by collaborating under the aegis of an organisation we benefit each other by association.  From 2013, John Finucane will serve on the Executive as President.

2013 Executive: Online Editor

さいたま市教育家会 (SCE) is a community of educators.  We believe that by collaborating under the aegis of an organisation we benefit each other by association.  From 2013, John Finucane will serve on the Executive as Online Editor.

Event: Yokohama JALT MyShare December 2012

On December 16th three SCE members presented at Yokohama JALT’s (YoJALT) My Share! event: John Finucane  (SCE, JALT): Daiso iPad Brad Semans (SCE, JALT): Attention! Matthew Shannon (SCE, JALT): Build a Town   John Finucane  (SCE, JALT): Daiso iPad Abstract: A simple idea to help lower level classes produce written English. Bio: John Finucane is an EFL Professional. He is the President and co-founder […]

Presentation: Daiso iPad

On December 16th John Finucane presented at the Yokohama JALT (YoJALT) MyShare! Event. John Finucane (SCE, JALT): Daiso iPad Abstract: A simple idea to help lower level classes produce written English. Yokohama JALT (YoJALT) is a local chapter of The Japan Association of Language Teaching (JALT), a non-profit organisation dedicated to the improvement of language […]

Presentation: WordPress for Educators

On December 9th John Finucane presented at the Omiya JALT MyShare! Event. John Finucane (SCE, JALT): WordPress for Educators Abstract: Why I love WordPress and how I use it. Omiya JALT is a local chapter of The Japan Association of Language Teaching (JALT), a non-profit organisation dedicated to the improvement of language teaching and learning both […]

Event: Omiya MyShare December 2012

On December 9th five SCE members presented at JALT Omiya’s My Share! event: John Finucane  (SCE, JALT): WordPress Michelle Martinie (SCE): Organic Apples to Apples Alexander Procter (SCE): Using YouTube in the Classroom Rebecca Ros (SCE, AJET): How to Pen to a Pen Pal Brad Semans (SCE, JALT): Attention!   John Finucane  (SCE, JALT): WordPress Abstract: Why I love WordPress and how I use it. Bio: […]

Event: MyShare Practice

On the 25th of November SCE hosted an event for SCE members who will be presenting at Omiya JALT’s December meeting.  Planned by John Finucane and Matthew Shannon, the aim of the event was to provide attendees with an opportunity to practice and collaborate in preparation for Omiya JALT’s MyShare event. Six SCE members were involved: John Finucane (SCE, JALT), Michelle Martinie […]

Presentation: Team Teaching, Lesson Planning and Curriculum Development

On August 30th John Finucane and Alana Schramm presented at the Saitama JET, ALT Skill Development Conference, Saitama Kaikan. John Finucane (SCE, JALT) and Alana Schramm (SCE): Team Teaching, Lesson Planning and Curriculum Development Abstract: This three hour workshop aims to help participants understand how to team tach effectively; plan communicative lessons in accordance with the […]

Saitama JET Program SDC

Thank you to everyone who participated in our workshop.  SCE wants your contribution.  To get involved please contact John at: contact@saitamacityeducators.org