The 14th International Conference on Education Research (Future Education Design for All) was held at Seoul National University

The 14th International Conference on Education Research (Future Education Design for All) was held at Seoul National University

The 14th International Conference on Education Research (ICER) was held at Seoul National University in South Korea from October 16th to the 18th, 2013. More than 130 presentations were delivered in this three-day conference. From Prof. Keiichi Ogawa’s seminar (zemi), Professor Ogawa and seven graduate students, namely Ms. Yukari Goshima, Ms. Xiaoxiao Jia, Ms. Hiroko […]

Internship at Ministry of Education and Sports of Uganda (Kan Huayu)

Internship at Ministry of Education and Sports of Uganda (Kan Huayu)

Institution: Ministry of Education and Sports of Uganda (MOES) Supervisor in charge: Mr. Joseph Elior. Assistant Commissioner for the Department of Education Planning Location: Kampala (capital city of Uganda) Duration: September 1—22, 2013 Research Focus:  Physical school facilities and pupil learning achievement in primary schools. During the summer vacation in 2013, I conducted my internship […]

Internship at FHI360 (Katsuki SAKAUE)

Internship at FHI360 (Katsuki SAKAUE)

I conducted Internship at the Washington, D.C. Office of FHI 360 for about six weeks from July 15 to August 23, 2013. FHI360 is a nonprofit human development organization, which has more than 4,000 employees conducting research and implementing programs in various practice areas including health and education. During the period of Internship, I served […]

Internship at UNESCO Bangkok, Thailand (Jeje Moses OKURUT)

Internship at UNESCO Bangkok, Thailand (Jeje Moses OKURUT)

1. Introduction My names are Jeje Moses Okurut and I’m a Masters student at Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) in Kobe University. My student number is 104i415i. I joined GSICS – Kobe University in October 2010 and I’m pursuing a Masters Degree in Economics. My research focus is in economics of education, mainly […]

Field Visits in Washington DC (Mary Rukundo)

Field Visits in Washington DC (Mary Rukundo)

Through the support of Professor Keiichi Ogawa (my academic advisor), I got an opportunity to conduct my international field study from March 7th to April 5th 2013, Washington DC, USA. Lessons Learned During the International Field Study During the International field study, I participated in the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) which was held […]

Internship at FHI360 (Mary RUKUNDO)

Internship at FHI360 (Mary RUKUNDO)

HOW I GOT THE INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY Through the support of Professor Ogawa (my academic advisor), I got an opportunity to conduct my internship from March 18th to April 5th 2013 at FHI 360, Washington DC, USA. Before I was accepted, I was interviewed by the FHI 360 program officer and successfully received the opportunity to conduct the […]

Field Study in US (Lijing Wang)

Education is the basic social welfare and the foundation of development for every one. But how much did we realize its importance? This field study in U.S. really open my horizon and make me think deeply about education and even farther, about the whole human development. According to the Secretary-General of UN Ban Ki-moon said […]

Field Study in New Orleans and Washington DC  (Lu Jiaoli)

Field Study in New Orleans and Washington DC (Lu Jiaoli)

Participation in this US field study is one of the most informative and rewarding experiences I have ever had. It was interactive, eye-opening and stimulating. Personally, I am much grateful to Professor Ogawa for encouraging us to make presentations in Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) conference and for arranging so many brilliant meetings with education and […]