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JALT2018 Thank you

Thank you to everyone who came to David’s presentation at JALT2018 in Shizuoka last weekend. It was great to see so many old friends as well as a lot of new faces. Please let us know if you have any…

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JALT Annual Conference 2018

David Barker will be presenting at the JALT Annual Conference 2018 at Shizuoka Convention & Arts Center (Granship) in Shizuoka next weekend. BTB Press will also have a booth in the Educational Materials Exhibition (EME) at the venue. Please drop…

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Read to Write Compositions Second Edition

A note to all users of Read to Write Compositions: If you have ordered the book to use with a class from April, your students will have the second edition. The content of the book is the same, but the writing manual…

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Second Edition of Read to Write Plus

The new version of Read to Write Plus will be available shortly. If you have ordered the book for use with your classes, the new one will be the one your students buy. The basic content of the book is…

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Thanks

Thanks to everyone who attended my presentation “What’s the best way to learn Japanese?” at Tsukuba last weekend. It was a great audience, and the topic certainly provoked a lot of very lively debate! I will be writing a blog…

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New Books!

We are happy to announce that Read to Write Junior will be ready for shipping by the end of this month. It took us longer than we thought, but we are very happy with the result. We hope you will…

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JALT 2013 – Thank You

Thanks to everyone who attended one or both of David’s presentations on Saturday. It was great to see so many friends and colleagues there.

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New Books

Read to Write Email, Read to Write Compositions, and both editions of Nice to Meet You – Academic are now ready for shipping. Please use the “contact us” button at the top of the page if you would like an…

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Hokkaido JALT Presentations

David Barker will be presenting at the Hokkaido JALT conference in Sapporo on Saturday November 3rd. His presentation is from 2.15 to 3, and the title is “Teaching students how to ‘take’ a lesson.” He will also be a member…

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JALT National Conference

Thanks to everyone who attended my presentation on Saturday. There were more than 30 people there, so I guess a lot of teachers are interested in learning more about giving presentations. I have uploaded a video of my presentation along…

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JASTEC Presentation

David Barker will be presenting at the 2012 JASTEC conference on September 23rd from 3:10 to 4:10 at Chubu Gakuin University. The title of the presentation is “Teaching Learners how to ‘Take’ a Lesson.” For details, please visit the JASTEC…

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Welcome to the new blog!

Welcome to all the readers of David Barker’s Eigo to Nakanaori Blog who are visiting this site for the first time. The site is still quite new, so please let us know if you find any problems by either leaving a comment on the blog or using the “Contact Us” button at the top of the page.

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Up and Running

Thanks to everyone who has sent feedback on the new site. As far as we are aware, everything is now in place, but please let us know if you spot any problems. The BTB blog for learners will be starting…

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Welcome!

Welcome to the new-look BTB Press website. The site is still being developed, so please bear with us while we get everything up to speed. There are still some resources that need to be added for one or two of…

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