Date: December 16th (Saturday)
Time: 13:30 – 17:00
Venue: Takemaru Hall, Ikoma City
Speakers: Parisa Mehran (Osaka University), Gerry Yokota (Osaka University
Cost: Free for JALT members, 1,000 yen for non-JALT members
This final event in the 2017 Nara JALT Program is dedicated to professional development, and particularly to the issue of diversity in our workplaces and communities. The recent implementation of the JALT Code of Conduct has highlighted the need for JALT to formalize the values that help to make it an inclusive and supportive professional network. As members of JALT, it is important we recognize and share those values, especially at times when they are challenged. Along with an overview of the Code of Conduct, this event features direct voices on the realities of harassment, and experienced views on how we can respond. The presentations will be followed by the annual Nara JALT End-of-Year Dinner Party.
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