Programs

You can choose only one of PRIMARY LSIP or SECONDARY LSIP.

LSIP committee decides LSIP A, B, C or D with which you will participate according to your choice because the limit number of acceptances of each schools is about 20 persons.

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Schedule

26th November

5:30pm Departure from Nagoya University *small meal in bus
8:00pm Arrive at Hotel Riverge Akebono in Fukui city

27th November

PROGRAM PRIMARY LSIP SECONDARY LSIP
LSIP A LSIP B LSIP C
SCHOOL Meishin Primary School Primary & Junior High School attached University of Fukui Maruokaminami Junior High School
WITH WALS President Peter Dudley WALS Vice President Kiyomi Akita WALS Vice President Catherine Lewis
9:00am Departure from Hotel
9:25 Arrive at Educational Research Center of Fukui Pref.
9:30-10:45 Introduction & Petit Conference
  1. Introduction of Education in Fukui & Schools
  2. Petit Conference (3 or 4 Persons’ Groups / LSIP A, B & C) 30min
    • Our country’s / region’s Lesson Study
    • Anticipation for LSIP in Fukui
  3. Observation of Center
11:20 Arrive at Schools
11:30-12:30 Free Observation of the Lessons
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-2:20 Open Lesson: You can observe the lesson
2:30-3:30 Lesson Study: You can participate into discussion
3:40-4:30 Reflection & Discussion by morning groups
4:40 Departure from School Hotel (about 5:00pm)
PROGRAM SECONDARY LSIP
LSIP D
SCHOOL Wakasa Senior High School
WITH WALS Immediate Past President Christine Lee
9:00am Departure from Hotel
In Bus Same activities of LSIP ABC’s 1) and 2).
11:00 Arrive at School
11:00-11:30 Introduction of LSIP D
11:35-12:25 Free Observation of the Lesson
12:30-1:10pm Lunch
1:15-2:05 Open Lesson
2:15-3:05 Lesson Study
3:15-4:05 Reflection & Discussion
4:15 Departure from S Hotel (about 6:00pm)

Cordinator

LSIP A:

Wataru Hanai (Research Associate, DPDT1)

LSIP B:

Elizabeth Hartmann (Lecturer, DPDT) & Pauline Ann Mangulabnan (Coordinate Researcher, DPDT)

LSIP C:

Masato Kosaka (Lecturer, DPDT)

LSIP D:

Yoshiko Hambara (Associate Professor, DPDT) & Wang Linfeng (Research Associate, DPDT)

28th November

8:40am Departure from Hotel
9:10 Arrive at Educational Research Center of Fukui Pref.
9:30-12:00
WALS x DPDT SPECIAL SESSIONS & REFLECTION CONFERENCES
ZONE A SPECIAL SESSION ZONE B SPECIAL SESSION ZONE C SPECIAL SESSION ZONE D SPECIAL SESSION
9:30 PROPOSAL from DPDT By Shoich Yanagisawa(Prof, DPDT)
Reflective Lesson Study & Professional Learning Communities
PROPOSAL from DPDT By Elizabeth Hartmann(Lecturer, DPDT)
Reflective Lesson Study & Professional Learning Communities
PROPOSAL from DPDT By Masato Kosaka(Lecturer, DPDT)
Reflective Lesson Study & Professional Learning Communities
PROPOSAL from DPDT By Mai Kishino(Associate Prof, DPDT)
Reflective Lesson Study & Professional Learning Communities
10:00 RESPONSE & REFLECTION of LSIP from WALS By Peter Dudley RESPONSE & REFLECTION of LSIP from WALS By Kiyomi Akita RESPONSE & REFLECTION of LSIP from WALS By Catherine Lewis RESPONSE & REFLECTION of LSIP from WALS By Christine Lee
10:20 DISCUSSION MC: Toshiya Chichibu(NIER2) DISCUSSION MC: tbc DISCUSSION MC: Kyoko Ishii(Tamagawa University) DISCUSSION MC: tbc
10:35-11:20 Reflection Conference(3 or 4 Persons’ Groups)
  1. Reflection on LSIP A
  2. Reflection in SPECIAL SESSON
Reflection Conference(3 or 4 Persons’ Groups)
  1. Reflection on LSIP B
  2. Reflection in SPECIAL SESSON
Reflection Conference(3 or 4 Persons’ Groups)
  1. Reflection on LSIP C
  2. Reflection in SPECIAL SESSON
Reflection Conference(3 or 4 Persons’ Groups)
  1. Reflection on LSIP D
  2. Reflection in SPECIAL SESSON
11:30-11:50 LSIP in Fukui CLOSING CELEMONY & GRATITUDE “ARIGATO” & “Matane”
By WALS PRESIDENT Peter Dudley, DPDT & Fukui Prefecture
12:00-1:00pm Lunch
1:00 Departure from Educational Research Center of Fukui Pref.
1:00-5:00 Visit Dinosaur Museum or Eiheiji Temple Hotel (about 5:00pm)
 

1 DPDT: Department of Professional Development of Teachers, Graduate School of Education, University of Fukui

2 NIER: National Institute for Educational Policy Research in Japan

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Schools

1LSIP A: Meishin Primary School

2LSIP B: Primary & Junior High School attached University of Fukui

3LSIP C: Maruoka-Minami Junior High School

Welcome to Maruoka Minami Junior High School (JHS)!
Our school was opened in April 2006 as the first junior high school that introduced Subject Center System in Fukui prefecture. The school is based on a new educational philosophy of cultivating students’ autonomy and independence through academic guidance and daily life guidance integrating ‘subject center system’ and ‘vertical (cross-level) square system’. Read More

4LSIP D: Wakasa Senior High School

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About Fukui

Culture

Tojinbo cliffs

Tojinbo cliffs

Tojinbo cliffs, where magnificent rocks with a columnar joint extend for about 1 kilometer along the Japan Sea, are designated as a national natural treasure.

Eiheiji Temple

Eiheiji Temple

Eiheiji Temple is a Zen Buddhism training hall established in 1244 by Dogen Zenji, the founder of Soto school of Zen Buddhism.

Ichijodani Asakura Clan Ruins

Ichijodani Asakura Clan Ruins

Ichijodani Asakura Clan Ruins are the site of a castle town in Sengoku Period, the Age of Civil Wars, when five generations of Asakura clan ruled Echizen Province for 103 years

Echizen Ware

Echizen Ware

Echizen Ware refers to the ceramic ware manufactured mainly in Miyazaki and Ota district in Echizen-cho, Fukui Prefecture.

Kehi no matsubara

Kehi no matsubara

Kehi no matsubara, a sandy beach with a pinewood forest spreading along the innermost part of the Tsuruga Bay, is a scenic area with white sand and a number of huge green pine trees.

Megane Museum (Eyewear Museum)

Megane Museum (Eyewear Museum)

Fukui Prefecture is the largest producer of eyewear in Japan occupying over 90% of domestic share. Megane Museum has a shop for testing the market by introducing new eyewear products that only producing district can produce.

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