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Japan and its standardized test-based education Part 5

by Kevin R Burns Imagine what would happen if, instead of requiring cookie-cutter curriculums, we gave all teachers the freedom — and trust — to fulfill their calling as educators. “When you’re in a situation where teachers feel trust and … Continue reading

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Japan and its standardized test-based education system

by Kevin R Burns (Kanagawa, Japan) Japan and its standardized test-based education system Hensachi is a term used in Japan to establish one`s rank relative to others. (Yuko Kawanishi p. 79) It is quite a demeaning thing to say the … Continue reading

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Japan and its Standardized Test Based Education System Part 3

by Kevin R Burns (Kanagawa, Japan) Japan and its Standardized Test-Based Education System Part 3 Quotes: “…I think that an education system that teaches skills that can be employed in the real world for the rest of your life (creative … Continue reading

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Japan and its Standardized Test Based Education System Part 2

by Kevin R Burns Japan and its Standardized Test-Based Education System Part 2 There aren`t any viable options for our family. Plus I hope that my influence, the influence of my own English school (where they also study) and having … Continue reading

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