Okinawa JALT is a part of JALT (The Japan Association for Language Teaching, 全国語学教育学会), a nonprofit organization dedicated to the improvement of language teaching and learning both within Japan and internationally.
The Okinawa chapter of the Japan Association of Language Teaching was founded on January 25, 1980. The first meeting of the Okinawa chapter was held at Yuuna-sô in the Yogi district of Naha, Okinawa. We are a diverse group of language educators sharing the common goal of improving foreign language education. Our membership is comprised of language teachers from all levels of education.