Skills Development Conference


The purpose of the Skills Development Conference is to aid ALT (s) participating in the JET and KATE programs by giving them the knowledge and skills necessary to lead successful language study and English language activities. Further aims are to host discussions on various topics regarding the improvment of lessons, and to foster the development of effective teaching materials. These activities are undertaken with the goal of further enhancing English Language Education in Kobe.


Kobe City Board of Education

Guidance Division


Assistant Language Teachers, or ALT(s)

Official Teachers of English, or OTE (s)

Elementary Home Room Teachers, or HRT (s)

Special Needs School Representatives