To view the various TLT columns, please use the links in The Language Teacher "TLT Columns" menu above.

Book Reviews

Reviews of the latest in resources and materials.

Career Development Corner

Career information in Japan.

Chapter Events

What's happening in the different JALT chapters around the country.

Chapter Reports

Reports on events that have taken place in JALT chapters.

Conference Calendar

Information and updates on upcoming conferences, as well as updates on JALT's annual conference.

Dear TLT

Questions from our readers answered by our team of "experts"


Focusing on the people, chapters, groups, and events that make up JALT

Grassroots Outreach

Language learning and teaching ideas from around the world

JALT Focus

Notices, news, and information of interest to TLT readers.


News about JALT and important announcements.

My Share

Listings of practical activities for the language learning classroom.

Old Grammarians

Old Grammarians provides some light relief at the end of every TLT.

Outside the Box

Outside the Box

Previous Columns

Columns that have been discontinued in TLT

Recently Received

Listings of books and classroom materials available for review purposes.

Showcase & Member's Profile

A column for members to introduce themselves to readers

SIG Focus

News and information on JALT's many Special Interest Groups.

Teaching Assistance

A column by foreign language students and teachers-in-training, for teachers.

TLT Interviews

Direct insights from leaders in the field of language learning, teaching, and education

TLT Wired

Technical resources and information relevant to language teaching.

Writer's Workshop

Advice and guidance for new and experienced writers

Young Learners

Young Learners provides teachers with advice and guidance for teaching young people

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