ERIC Number: ED359086
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Japanese Education. Japan Digest.
It is important for teachers and students to develop a broad understanding of Japanese education. Americans who are knowledgeable about teaching and learning in Japan gain insights about a different culture, and are better able to think clearly about our own educational system. This digest examines (1) Japanese educational achievements; (2) the structure and curriculum of K-12 Japanese education; (3) Japanese higher education; (4) adult education in Japan; and (5) problems and future prospects for Japanese education. (Contains 12 references.) (DB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Comparative Education, Cross Cultural Studies, Educational Administration, Educational Assessment, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, Global Approach, Higher Education, International Education, National Surveys, Role of Education
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Clearinghouse for United States-Japan Studies, Bloomington, IN.