2020-4 Spring Newsletter

2020 Spring newsletter

Table of Contents

  1. From the President
  2. Dates for your diary & future event information
  3. Student event details
  4. Committee members 2020-2021
  5. Past event reports
  6. Year 12 Japanese second language practice exams content map
  7. 2020 JLTAV Corporate members

1. From the President

Please see the update from the President, Nathan Lane, here.

2. Dates for your diary & future event information

Upcoming and future events for teachers are visible on our Events page.

3. Student event details

Upcoming students events/competitions are visible on our Events page.

At the moment, entries/registrations are still open for:

4. Committee members 2020-2021

We are proud to present the Committee for 2020-2021. Their names can be found on the About Us page.

5. Past event reports

On the Events page of our website, you can now see all past events back to the start of 2016. This will continue to be updated with new event reports as they are made.

6. Year 12 Japanese Second Language Practice Exams Content Map

Please find here an overview of the content covered in the three practice exams produced by the JLTAV in 2020.

7. 2020 JLTAV Corporate members

A list of corporate members are available from the Links page of the JLTAV website.

In this edition, we have included advertisements form the following corporate members:

JTB Australia

Saizen Tours

Japan Package Tours



Nelson Cengage

Intext Book Company (Click the image to open September 2020 Japanese brochure)


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