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


  • JALT 2024 Media Kit and Sponsor Logo 2024メディア・キットとスポンサー・ロゴができました

    Dear Associate Members,  The 2024 Media Kit is now available. In addition, we have made the sponsor logo that has been requested for some time. Associate Members have our permission to place it on your website or advertisements. We ask that this logo be used in an appropriate manner. No JALT approval is required. Thank…

  • JALT Sponsor Logo

    This logo can only be used by JALT sponsors. Please use it appropriately in your advertisements and other materials. To download the JALT Sponsor Logo, please click the button below.スポンサーの皆様が自由にご利用できるロゴです。ウェブサイトや広告に適切にご活用ください。

  • Friendly Reminder: JALT2024 Unvetted Proposals Submission Deadline–May 31  無審査発表申込期限(5月31日)

    Dear Associate Members, ビジネス会員の皆様へ This is a friendly reminder that the deadline for unvetted submissions is approaching (May 31). 無審査発表のお申込期限が迫っております(5月31日)。以下のオンラインフォームからお申し込みください。 Unvetted Proposals Submission Form: Please check the Contribution Report we recently sent you to confirm how many slots have been granted for you. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask. 無審査発表の枠数につきましては、先日お送りしたContribution Reportに記載されておりますので、ご確認をお願いいたします。 どうぞよろしくお願い申し上げます。

  • JALT2023 Conference Room Attendance JALT2023大会参加者に関する統計

    Dear Associate Member, 日本語のお知らせは後に続きます As always, thank you for your support of JALT. Thank you for your support of the 2023 international conference in Tsukuba. We had a total attendance of 1218 attendees! This number exceeded our estimates and we have to thank our Associate Members for being a crucial part of this success.  Since we are in the season of…

  • Call for PanSIG 2024 Exhibitors

    Dear JALT AM,  We are happy to offer a Display Agreement for PanSIG 2024, being held in Fukui at the Fukui University of Technology (FUT) from May 25th to 26th, 2024 with the theme “Getting back to Basics”. We could confirm two international renown plenary speakers: Daniel R. Isbell (University of Hawai’i at Mānoa) and Yui Suzukida / 鈴木田優衣…

  • JALT: SIG/Chapter EME Fee Voucher and Browsing JALT Publications Online

    Dear Associate Members, 日本語のお知らせは後に続きます SIG/Chapter EME Fee Voucher We have received a question about the voucher program described in the Terms of Agreement that was recently sent to you. Please see page 4 of the attached Terms of Agreement, under “EME Display Fees”>”JALT Local/SIG Conference Participation Fee Voucher.” Vouchers are discounts that associate members (AMs) can…

  • JALT: 2024 Important Documents (sent on Apr. 3, 2024)

    Dear JALT Associate Member, As always, thank you for your support of JALT and their members. Your support is vital to keeping this non-profit organization going. This year we are celebrating our 50th international conference at the Shizuoka Granship November 15~18 and we hope you can participate to make this event extra special. Attached, please find the 2024 Procedures…

  • JALT2024: Message from Wayne Malcolm about Featured Speaker Workshop Program (Deadline March 31)(sent on March 11, 2024)

    Dear Associate Members, Thank you for your continued and lasting support of JALT. I am writing to you today to make you aware of the opportunity to support professionals seeking active skills development by providing a dynamic workshop facilitator at JALT2024 in Shizuoka. Our featured speaker workshop program has plenty of room open for you to…

  • Invitation for PanSIG 2024 at Fukui University of Technology from May 24th to 26th (sent on Jan. 30, 2024)

    Dear Associate Members, Thank you for your interest in PanSIG 2024 being held in Fukui at Fukui University of Technology from May 24th to 26th, 2024, becoming the 23rd PanSIG conference. PanSIG is the second largest annual conference in JALT organized by volunteers of the JALT SIGs (Special Interest Groups). This year we confirmed two international plenary speakers: Daniel R. Isbell (University of…

  • JALTCALL in NAGOYA May 17-19; Zoom for Professional Development (Monthly)(sent on Jan. 29, 2024)

    INVITATION FOR JALTCALL IN NAGOYA (May 17– May 19) The Japan Association for Language Teaching’s (JALT) Computer Assisted Language Learning Special Interest Group (CALL SIG) will be hosting JALTCALL 2024, our yearly conference, at Meijo University in Nagoya from Friday, May 17 through Sunday, May 19, 2024. The theme of this year’s conference will be…

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.