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

17:30 Departure from Nagoya University *light meal in bus
21:00 Arrival at Hotel Riverge Akebono, Fukui City

27th November

PROGRAM PRIMARY LSIP
LSIP A
SCHOOL Meishin Primary School
WALS Board Representative WALS President Peter Dudley
DPDT(※1) Team Mr. Wataru Hanai; Mr. Takeshi Nakajima
8:30 Departure from Hotel
9:10 Arrival at the Educational Reserch Center of Fukui Pref.
9:30-10:45 Introduction & Mini-Conference

  1. Introduction of Education in Fukui & Its Schools
  2. Mini-Conference
11:15 Arrival at School
11:30-12:15 Class Observation (Own Choice of Class without Translation)
12:20-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:25 Campus Tour
13:25-13:40 Observation of School Cleaning Activity
13:50-14:35 Social Studies Open Lesson Study Observation (As A Group with Translation)
14:55-15:40 Post Lesson Discussion by Japanese Educators (Observation)
15:50-16:30 LSIP Participants' Post Discussion & Reflection
16:45 Departure from School Hotel Arrival Time (17:00)
PROGRAM PRIMARY and LOWER SECONDARY
LSIP B
SCHOOL Attached Primary & Junior High School of the University of Fukui
WALS Board Representative WALS Vice President Kiyomi Akita
DPDT Team Ms. Mai Kishino; Ms. Elizabeth Hartmann; Ms. Pauline Mangulabnan
8:00 Departure from Hotel
8:45 Arrival at School
9:00-9:45 Elementary Science Class Open Lesson Study Observation (I)
10:05-10:55 Class Observation (Own Choice of Class without Translation)/ Free Time (II)
11:10-12:00 JHS Mathematics Class Open Lesson Study Observation (III)
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:30 "LSIP Participants' Discussion and Reflection
and Participation in Post Lesson Discussion by Japanese Educators
14:45-1600 Observation of the School's Lesson Study Plenary Session (with student presentation)
16:10-16:40 LSIP Participants' Post Discussion & Reflection
16:50 Departure from School Hotel Arrival Time (17:00)
PROGRAM LOWER SECONDARY
LSIP C
SCHOOL Maruokaminami Junior High School
WALS Board Representative WALS Council Member Ko Po Yuk
DPDT Team Mr. Masato Kosaka
8:30 Departure from Hotel
9:10 Arrival at the Educational Reserch Center of Fukui Pref.
9:30-10:45 Introduction & Mini-Conference

  1. Introduction of Education in Fukui & Its Schools
  2. Mini-Conference
11:30 Arrival at School
11:50-12:40 Class Observation (Own Choice of Class without Translation)
12:40-13:25 Lunch
13:30-13:45 Introduction of Maruokaminami Junior High School
13:50-14:40 Observation of the Actual LS Research Lesson (Japanese, Social Studies or Science Class)
14:50-15:40 Post Lesson Discussion by Japanese Educators (Observation)
16:00-16:40 LSIP Participants' Post Discussion & Reflection
16:50 Departure from School Hotel Arrival Time (17:00)
PROGRAM UPPER SECONDARY
LSIP D
SCHOOL Wakasa Senior High School
WALS Board Representative WALS Immediate Past President Christine Lee
DPDT Team Ms. Yoshiko Hanbara; Ms. Linfeng Wang
9:00 Departure from Hotel
11:00 Arrival at School
11:00-11:30 Introduction of Wakasa Senior High School
11:35-12:25 Class Observation (Own Choice of Class without Translation)
12:30-13:10 Lunch with Students
13:15-14:05 Japanese Open Lesson Study Observation (As A Group with Translation)
14:15-15:05 Post Lesson Discussion by Japanese Educators (Observation)
15:15-16:00 Discussion with Wakasa's Teachers (including Q and A)
16:15 Departure from School Hotel Arrival Time (18:30)

28th November

8:40 Departure from Hotel
9:10 Arrival at the Educational Research Center of Fukui Prefecture
9:30-12:00
WALS x DPDT SPECIAL SESSIONS & REFLECTION
ZONE A & B SPECIAL SESSIONS ZONE C & D SPECIAL SESSIONS
9:30 LSIP in Fukui OPENING CEREMONY
By University of Fukui DPDT
9:45 REFLECTION on ZONE A & B
By Wataru Hanai (ZONE A Cordinator) &
Elizabeth Hartmann (ZONE B Coordinator)
REFLECTION on ZONE C & D
By Masato Kosaka (ZONE C Coordinator) &
Wang Linfeng (ZONE D Coordinator)
9:55 PROPOSAL from DPDT on
Reflective Lesson Study & Professional Learning Communities
By Shouichi Yanagisawa (Prof. DPDT)
PROPOSAL from DPDT on
Reflective Lesson Study & Professional Learning Communities
By Mai Kishino (Associate Prof. DPDT)
10:20 RESPONSE & REFLECTION of LSIP from WALS
By Peter Dudley & Kiyomi Akita
RESPONSE & REFLECTION of LSIP from WALS By Christine Lee
10:40 DISCUSSION
MC : Toshiya Chichibu (NIER ※2
DISCUSSION
MC : Kyoko Ishii (Tamagawa University)
10:55-11:35 CROSS SESSION ( 3 or 4 Members in a Group) CROSS SESSION ( 3 or 4 Members in a Group)
11:45-12:00 LSIP in Fukui CLOSING CELEMONY & GRATITUDE "ARIGATO" & "MATANE"
By WALS PRESIDENT Peter Dudley and Fukui Board of Education
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00 Departure from the Educational Center of Fukui Prefecture
13:00-17:00 Cultural Excursion at Dinosaur Museum or Eiheiji Temple Hotel Arrival Time (about 17:00)

29th November

9:00 Departure from Riverge Akebono, Fukui City
12:00 Arrival at JR Nagoya station
13:00 Arrival at "Centrair"Central Japan International Airport (Nagoya)
 

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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To all the Participants in LSIP2017 in Fukui

We will inform you of the detail by email.

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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