The 24th Conference of the Japanese Language Teachers’ Association of the Northeast Region of the United States is being hosted at Williams College, in Williamstown, Massachusetts, on June 19 and 20, 2010.

The theme of the conference is

Raising the Next Generation – Teacher Training in Asian Language Pedagogy

with Dr. Patricia Wetzel, Professor of Japanese at Portland State University as a keynote speaker.

This event is made possible through the generosity of the Joseph G. Tompkins, Jr. 1962 Fund for Asian Studies and support from Williams College.