J-CLIL Primary & Secondary Online Workshop  coming soon! 

▶Date & time: Saturday, September 19th, 2020, 10 :15 am to 12:00 pm

▶Online conference (Zoom)

Theme: 「CLILと小学校検定教科書」*For more details, go to Events page.

The 3rd J-CLIL Annual Bilingual Conference (*Program now available)
▶Date & time: Saturday, October 3rd, 2020, 10 :00 am to 17:30 pm
▶Online conference (Zoom)
Theme: CLIL pedagogy and intercultural awareness in Asia and beyond
Plenary Talks:
Onno van Wilgenburg (Nuffic, the Netherlands) (English): 
"CLIL pedagogy and

intercultural awareness in the Netherlands: 30 years of bottom-up development"
Song Li (Harbin Institute of Technology, China) (English): 
"CLIL pedagogy and

Intercultural education in the Chinese higher education context"

Yoko Sturt Matsumoto (the University of Edinburgh, the UK): "日本語教育とCLIL

アプローチ - 欧州の複言語主義の観点から"


16 presentations (20 min.): 8 English & 8 Japanese presentations. Click here for the program.

*Admission Free

*J-CLIL Members do not need to apply for participation. For Non-members: Please apply from here.

*For inquiries, please contact the J-CLIL secretariat <>.

*This year we have had all of our meetings online through July. We are still looking into the fall and beyond, but we plan to continue with the online format.

---> For more information about J-CLIL events, please go to the Events page.


What's New

J-CLIL Primary & Secondary Online Workshop

September 15, 2020

J-CLIL Primary & Secondary will hold a online workshop as follows.


Date & Time: Saturday, September 19th, 2020 10:15-12:00 ​

Access: Zoom

For more information, please visit the Events page.

The 6th J-CLIL Secondary Study Session

September 15, 2020

J-CLIL Secondary will hold the 6th study session as follows.


Date & Time: Saturday, October 17th, 2020 15:00-16:50 (tentative) ​

Access: Zoom

Click on the button below for more information and to register.

J-CLIL Special Online Talk (Zoom)

September 13, 2020

​J-CLIL will hold a online special talk in October.

Date & Time: Friday, October 23rd, 2020 18:00-20:00 (Japan time) 

Access: Zoom (You will be informed later through the J-CLIL mailing list)

Presenter: María-Elena Gómez-Parra University of Córdoba, Spain
Talk title: Myths and Facts on Bilingual Education in Spain: How is CLIL understood by the Spanish press?

Click the button for more details.

J-CLIL TOHOKU Chapter Special Webinar on CLIL and Heritage Language Education

September 01, 2020

​J-CLIL TOHOKU Chapter will hold a special webinar on CLIL and heritage language education in October.


Time and date: October 11th 2020 at 5pm Japan time / 9am UK time

Place: Held online via Zoom

Click the poster or the button below for details and to apply.

The 4th J-CLIL WEST Chapter Meeting

August 19, 2020

​The 4th J-CLIL WEST Chapter Meeting, which has been postponed due to COVID-19, will be held in October.

Date: Saturday, Oct.31 15:00-18:50

Place: Zoom Online Meeting

Click the button below or visit their facebook page for details and to apply.

General Update: The 21th J-CLIL Meeting [Online]

August 08, 2020

The link below is an event summary of the 21th J-CLIL Meeting held on July 18, 2020.

J-CLIL Newsletter vol.05 has been issued

July 18, 2020

J-CLIL Newsletter Vol.5 (in Japanese) is now available.

Please go to the page from the button below.

More CLIL related books have been added

July 17, 2020

Four newly published CLIL-related books have been added to "Books" page.

General Update: The 20th J-CLIL Meeting [Online]

July 06, 2020

The link below is an event summary of the 20th J-CLIL Meeting held on June 27, 2020.

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CLIL: Content and Language Integrated Learning




If you have any questions about membership or other general queries about our organization, please send an e-mail to our office:



To become a J-CLIL member, please send the following information to our office. (email above)


  1. Name (in kanji and furigana)

  2. Affiliation

  3. e-mail address

  4. Please let us know if you need a receipt for your payment

  5. Memberships Type

    Regular membership fee: 2,000 yen

    Graduate student membership fee: 1,000 yen

    Undergraduate student membership fee: free of charge



-We ask working adult students to register as “Regular Members” if possible.

-Membership is from April to March, so please renew membership in April regardless of when you join.


Please remit payment by postal or bank transfer. See details below:


Payment should be remitted every school year before June. Transfer fees are to be paid by the member.


-Please include your name and Member ID on your remittance form. If your name is different than the one on your registration email, please note that so we can confirm your payment.


Postal Transfer



Account name:日本CLIL教育学会(ニホンクリルキョウイクガッカイ)


With a cash card and account-book: You can transfer by ATM in any post office.

Without a cash card and/or account-book: You can transfer at the counter in any post office.

Bank Transfer


[Bank Name] Japan Post Bank (or, Yūcho Bank: bank code 9900)

[Branch Name] 〇九八 (zero kyu hachi)

[Branch Number] 098

[Account Type]  savings account 

[Account Number] 1943964


***When transferring money...***

Please include your membership number and your name when making a payment. If you use a different name, we will not be able to determine who you are.


Please enter the name of the transfer requestor as "0001CLILTARO" (a full-width katakana or alphanumeric character, up to 13 characters)", followed by "member number" and then "name" with no spaces.

If you are unable to change the name of the requestor:

(1) If the account holder is you (member), your name will be notified, so you can send the money as it is.

(2) If the name on the account is not your name (e.g., school name, etc.), we do not know who made the transfer, so please notify us of your membership number and name in the "Communication" section or send an e-mail to the J-CLIL office mentioned above to let us know that you have made the transfer.

Payment Details

※ J-CLIL members have entrance fees waved for J-CLIL events.

※ Non-J-CLIL members will pay a fee for some events.

※ If you need a receipt, please state that in your email.

※ In principle, membership fees should be paid into the J-CLIL bank account for administrative convenience.

※ Payment should be remitted between April 1st and June 31st each year in order to be allied to conference participation.

※ Payment reminder emails are sent twice a year in August and December.

※ If you wish to withdraw your membership, please contact us before the end of the academic year (at the email above). Otherwise, your membership will be renewed automatically.

​※ If we cannot confirm your membership payment for two years, your membership will become invalid.​


Last Updated: September 2020


J-CLIL office: Sasajima’s Study Room

Toyo Eiwa University

7207, Bld. 7, 32 Miho, Midori, Yokohama 226-0015

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