Castle Howard (near York)








Presentations


Speeches, Lectures, and Workshops for English Teachers

25 November 2008: "Effective Student-Centered Team Teaching."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Keynote speech at Fukuoka JET Programme Conference

9 October 2008: "Effective Methods for Teaching Writing."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: English Specialist Seminar

5 August 2008: "Teaching Blogs."
WorldCALL conference in Fukuoka: Workshop for Teachers

16 April 2008: "Teaching Methods & Computer-Assisted Instruction."
Fukuoka City Education Center: Keynote speech at Fukuoka City English Teachers' Conference

8 November 2007: "Computers in English Education."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: English Specialist Seminar

11 October 2007: "Effective Methods for Teaching Writing."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: English Specialist Seminar

25 September 2007: "Teaching Writing (part 2)."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Workshop for English Educators

30 July - 1 August 2007 (3 days): "Teaching methods workshop."
Kasuga Senior High School, Fukuoka: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

23-26 July 2007 (4 days): "Teaching methods workshop."
Kaho Senior High School, Fukuoka: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

3 July 2007: "Teaching Writing (part 1)."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Workshop for English Educators

5 June 2007: "Teaching methods workshop." (For 100 ALTs)
Keio Plaza Hotel, Tokyo: JET Programme Annual Conference

29 May 2007: "Teaching methods workshop." (For 100 ALTs)
Portopia Hotel, Kobe: JET Programme Annual Conference

1 January 2007: "Getting Started with e-Learning."
Fukuoka Prefectural University: FD seminar

17 November 2006: "Creating School Websites and e-Learning Opportunities."
Shiga Prefectural Education Center: Keynote speech at Shiga JET Programme Conference

20 October 2006: "Effective Methods for Teaching Writing."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: English Specialist Seminar

21 August 2006: "Computer-Assisted Instruction in EFL."
Fukuoka City Education Center: Workshop for Fukuoka City English Teachers

11 August 2006: "Computer-Assisted Language Learning."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Workshop for English Educators

1 & 2 August 2006 "Communicative Activities for Teaching English."
Kasuga Senior High School, Fukuoka: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

25 & 26 July 2006: "Teaching English Using Computers."
Kaho Senior High School, Fukuoka: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

12 March 2006: "Teaching and Evaluating Oral Communication."
Fukuoka City Education Center: Keynote speech at Fukuoka City English Teachers' Conference

19 January 2006: "Effective Student-Centered Team Teaching."
Kouchi Prefectural Education Center: Keynote speech at Kouchi JET Programme Conference

21 November 2005: "Effective Team Teaching."
Kyoto Prefectural Education Center: Keynote speech at Kyoto JET Programme Conference

2 & 3 August 2005: "Communicative Activities for Teaching English."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

26 & 27 July 2005: "Teaching English Using Computers."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

24 June 2005: "Computer-Assisted Language Learning."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Workshop for English Educators

1 June 2005: "MEXT Panel Discussion on English Education in Japan."
Portopia Hotel, Kobe: JET Programme Annual Conference

25 November 2004: "Making it Real (Improving English Education)."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Keynote speech at Fukuoka JET Program Conference

4 & 6 August 2004: "Communicative Activities for Teaching English."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

3 August 2004: "Teaching English Using Computers."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Fukuoka Intensive Training for Teachers of English (FITTE)

2 June 2004: "MEXT Panel Discussion on English Education in Japan."
Portopia Hotel, Kobe: JET Programme Annual Conference

24 February 2004: "Questions and Answers about Using Technology to Teach English."
Chikuho Area English Teachers Group: Training workshop for SHS English Teachers

15 & 16 December, 2003: "Using Computers to Teach English."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Training Course for Leaders in English Education

7, 21, & 22 August 2003: "Communicative Activities for Teaching English."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Intensive Training for English Teachers

6 August 2003: "Teaching About Social Issues in English Using Computers."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Intensive Training for JHS English Teachers

19 September 2002: "How to Improve Communication Activities."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Training for JHS/SHS English Teachers

24 July 2001: "Using Computers and the Internet in English Education."
Omuta City English Teachers Group: Training Seminar for JHS English Teachers

28 November 2000: "Professional Development for English Teachers."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Keynote speech at Fukuoka JET Programme Conference

23 August 2000: "Effective Use of ALTs."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: Training for JHS/SHS English Teachers and ALTs

28 July 2000: "Communicative English Teaching."
Omuta City English Teachers Group: Lecture to JHS English Teachers

26 July 2000: "Using Computers and the Internet in English Education."
Fukuoka City English Teachers Group: Lecture to SHS English Teachers

19 September 1996: "Japan in the International Community and Hopes for the Future."
Fukuoka Prefectural Education Center: International Education Conference

8 August 1996: "Orientation for New Assistant Language Teachers."
JET Programme (Fukuoka) Orientation Meeting

27 November 1995: "Professional Development for Japanese Teachers of English."
JET Programme Conference (Fukuoka/Yamaguchi/Hiroshima Block)

9 August 1995: "Professional Development for Assistant Language Teachers."
JET Programme (Fukuoka) Orientation Meeting

29 November 1994: "Language Learning Activity Design."
JET Program Conference (Fukuoka/Saga/Nagasaki Block)


Presentations at Academic Conferences

Stott, N. (2008) "Using Teaching Blogs for E-learning Provision."
WorldCALL conference in Fukuoka. (5th August, 2008)

Stott, N. & Swanson, M. (2005) "Managing Students' On-line Learning with MOODLE."
Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT): Kitakyushu Chapter Meeting. (10th December, 2005)

Stott, N. (2004) "Developing On-line English Listening Quizzes."
Japan Association for Language Education and Technology (LET): National Conference, Seinan Gakuin University, Fukuoka. (7th July, 2004)

Stott, N. (2004) "Using Virtual Interviews to Encourage Questions."
Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT): National Computer Conference, Tokiwa University, Mito, Ibaraki. (6th June, 2004)

Stott, N. (2003) "Developing CALL (Computer) Materials for Large Classes."
Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT): National Conference, Shizuoka. (22nd November, 2003)

Storey, C. & Stott, N. (2003) "Building Better Dialogues."
Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT): Kitakyushu Chapter Meeting. (8th November, 2003)

Stott, N. (2003) "Fun With Virtual Interviews."
Washington Association for the Education of Speakers of Other Languages (WAESOL): Seattle University, USA. (1st November, 2003)

Stott, N. (2003) "Overcoming the Summertime English Drought with Online Surveys and Discussion."
Japan Association for College English Teachers (JACET): Kyushu Conference. (11th October, 2003)

Stott, N. (2003) "Web Resources for Wired Teachers (Best Websites for Language Teachers)."
Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT): Kitakyushu Chapter Meeting. (10th May, 2003)

Collett, P., Stott, N., & Swanson, M.(2002) "On the Edge: Integrating Technologies in the Classroom."
Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT): Kitakyushu Chapter Meeting. (13th April, 2002)