NPO The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT)
Learning to Teach, Teaching to Learn

Established in 1976, JALT serves an international membership of approximately 2,300 language teachers with 32 JALT chapters and 32 special interest groups (SIGs).

Become a JALT Associate Member

Associate Membership in JALT is open to any organization that supports the aims of JALT and is involved in the production of quality products or provides services in or directly related to the language education field. To make the most of what JALT does it is necessary to become a member. There are five associate membership categories available depending on what your needs are.


All JALT social media platforms can offer advertising opportunities.

Find out how you can advertise through JALT’s websites, in our publications, or on JALT’s social media.

International Conferences

Now one of the pre-eminent conferences on language teaching and learning, the JALT International Conference showcases research by experienced scholars and young academics, as well as the most current in educational materials.

Some of our Associate Members

  • Kinseido Publishing Co., Ltd.
  • Tryalogue Education Co., Ltd.
  • Pearson Japan K.K.
  • EnglishCentral Japan K.K.
  • Nellie’s English Books
  • Oxford University Press
  • Cambridge University Press & Associates
  • National Geographic Learning | Cengage Learning

And many others


Our Mission
JALT promotes excellence in language learning, teaching, and research by providing opportunities for those involved in language education to meet, share, and collaborate.