4th Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy

Join us with special key note speaker Professor Yoshihiro Mochizuki of the University of Michigan along with other presenters at the 4th Northwest Conference on Japanese Pedagogy. This workshop is intended for teachers of Japanese language and focuses on “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Japanese Language Classrooms” 日本語教師が現場でできることは何かを考える, an essential component of creating welcoming and respectful learning environments for all students of Japanese language.

This conference will include individual paper presentations on multiple areas of Japanese pedagogy. The conference is open to college-level and secondary school teachers.

Click Here for More Information on the Keynote Speech & Professor Mochizuki’s Bio

Location: Seattle Campus | Thomson 101


  • Saturday May 20, 2023 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Sunday May 21, 2023 9:30am-12:00pm


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The event is organized by the Japanese Program in the Department of Asian Languages and Literature and sponsored by the East Asia Center and the UW Japan Studies Program.

If you have any questions, please contact Izumi Matsuda-Kiami at matsuda@uw.edu with “NWCJP” in the subject line.