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 […]

Issue Editor: Volume 3, Issue 1

さいたま市教育家会ジャーナル (JSCE) is an online journal.  We are an official publication, published in Saitama City, Japan with the ISSN number 2185-7822.  Volume 3, Issue 1 was guest edited by Alana Schramm.   Issue 1 can be read online or downloaded here. About: Alana Schramm has been living in Japan for four years and enjoys teaching at Wako International High School […]

2013 Executive: Membership Chair

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, Alana Schramm will serve on the Executive as Membership Chair.

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

Teacher Training: JET ALT Skills Development Conference 2012

On August 20th, two SCE members, John Finucane (SCE, JALT) and Alana Schramm (SCE) were invited to give a workshop, by the International Division, Department of Public Services Saitama Prefectural Government, as part of this year’s JET Programme ALT Skills Development Conference.  The audience was made up of new entrants to and current participants in the JET Program. […]

JSCE: Using Smells to Teach Vocabulary

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 2. Alana Schramm: Using Smells to Teach Vocabulary Abstract: This activity teaches vocabulary in an active, enjoyable way.  It aims to help […]

Event: Omiya JALT ‘My Share’

On March 11th five SCE members presented at JALT Omiya’s My Share! event: John Finucane  (SCE, JALT): How to Create an Effective ‘Cloze’ Listening Activity Alexander Procter (SCE): Effective Task Based Learning Through Jigsaw Activities Matthew Shannon (SCE, JALT) and Emery Premeaux (SCE): Daiso Classroom Alana Schramm (SCE, AJET): Using Sounds and Smells to Teach Vocabulary The Japan Association of Language […]

Teacher Training: Saitama JET Event 2011

The International Division, Department of Public Services Saitama Prefectural Government, welcomed nearly 60 new participants in the JET Programme (JET) this year. SCE held a free teacher training event for JETs who wished to participate. Four SCE members were involved: Elementary School Workshop: Bryan Darr (SCE, AJET) and John Finucane (SCE, JALT): Don’t Tell, Show: Communicative models […]