News List on April, 2014

24 Japanese Teachers visit U.S.
16 April 2014

Twenty-four Japanese teachers selected by the Japan-U.S. Educational Commission (Fulbright Japan) for the 2014 program will travel to U.S. from 26 April to 10 May.

After plenary meetings and school and ESD site visits in Washington D.C., they will be divided into two groups, each visiting Miami, FL and Nashville, TN respectively. The two groups will gather again in San Francisco, CA for a Joint Conference with the twenty-four U.S. teachers who will travel to Japan in late June. The forty-eight teachers are expected to demonstrate development of ESD curricula as a result of the program.

Teachers representing the following schools in Japan were selected to participate in the 2014 Program:

Hokkaido:
Sapporo Municipal Meien Elementary School
Iwate:
Iwate Prefectural Hanamakikita Senior High School
Gunma:  
Gunma Kokusai Academy Junior & Senior High School
Saitama:  
Saitama Prefectural Kumagaya Nishi High School
Chiba:  
Kashiwa Municipal Kashiwa Second Junior High School,
Chiba Prefectural Kokubun High School
Tokyo:  
Inagi Municipal Inagi Daini Elementary School,
Junior High School of Ochanomizu University
Ishikawa:
Kanazawa Municipal Izumi Junior High School,
The Affiliated Junior High School of Kanazawa University
Gifu:  
Gifu Prefectural Nakatsu High School
Aichi:  
Kinjo Gakuin Senior High School
Kyoto:  
Kyoto Municipal Saiin Elementary School
Nara:  
Nara Municipal Seibi Elementary School
Wakayama:  
Hashimoto City Board of Education
Okayama:
Asahijuku Secondary School
Hiroshima:
Kumano Municipal Kumanohigashi Junior High School
Fukuoka:
Kitakyushu Municipal Akasaki Elementary School,
Kitakyushu Municipal Imamachi Elementary School,
Fukuoka Municipal Hakata Junior High School,
Fukuoka Municipal Motooka Junior High School
Saga:  
Takeo Municipal Takeokita Junior High School
Nagasaki:
Kawatana Municipal Ogusi Elementary School
Oita:  
Oita Prefectural Board of Education

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