TAIP supports early childhood educators through training, networking, and publicity.

Tanya Batt presenting “Storytelling in the Preschool Classroom” at the TAIP 2018 Fall Annual Conference at Summerhill International Preschool.

As a member-funded association in Tokyo since 2005, we have sponsored a wide range of workshops for teachers.

In addition to schools, we welcome businesses and individual members in our community and have grown to include schools outside of Tokyo through our "Satellite Membership" program.

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  • January 26, 2023: Annual General Meeting

TAIP Annual General Meeting: Jan 26, 2023 (6:30 pm)

The TAIP Annual General Meeting will be on Thursday, January 26th, 2023.

The "AGM" is a chance to review and reflect on the last year. This will include a detailed report by the board members.

We will also elect the new president and open up the floor to discuss any important, incoming issues.

The AGM will be held by Zoom from 6:30 pm and usually lasts between 60-90 minutes. These meetings are open to Institutional Members, Institutional Associate Members, and Individual Associate Members of the organization.

Please check your email for registration information.

We hope as many of you as possible will find the time to attend. If you cannot attend, you may use the registration form to pass your voting rights to another member.



Please stay tuned for our 2023 Workshop listings.

Recent Workshops

TAIP Online Workshop

Topic Book: The Art of Talking with Children: the simple keys to nurturing kindness, creativity, and confidence in kids by Rebecca Rolland

Discussion Leader: Merete Kropp

Location: Online via Zoom

Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022

Time: 9:30 - 10:30 am

Eligibility: This free workshop is limited to TAIP Member Schools, Organizations, and Individual Members.

TAIP Book Club:  The Art of Talking with Children

Our first virtual gathering of the TAIP Book Club will be on December 3, 2022.The book we will read is The Art of Talking with Children: the simple keys to nurturing kindness, creativity, and confidence in kids by Rebecca Rolland.

All are welcome to join.

TAIP Secretary Merete Kropp, the Principal of Komazawa Park International School, will lead the discussion, but we hope everyone who has read the book will participate and share their thoughts.

Prepare your questions and insights, and let's have a great time analyzing and deepening our understanding of "The Art of Talking with Children."

Happy Reading!

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