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Tohoku University's program selected for JST's "Science and Mathematics Teacher Leadership Improvement Training Program

For teachers in charge of the subject "Information" at high schools

It has been five years since the start of the new course "Information" in high school.Based on our experience in conducting several seminars to support high school teachers, we applied for and were selected for the following program by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) as part of the "Science and Mathematics Teacher Leadership Training Program.

Training in "Modeling and Simulation" and "Multimedia Application

Therefore, we will hold a seminar on Saturday, August 11.

Date and time
Saturday, August 11, 2007
14:00 - 18:00 (Registration starts at 13:00)
Meeting place
The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics Kyoto Station Satellite (Kyoto Computer Gakuin Kyoto Station School New Building)
7 minutes walk to the west from Hachijo Exit of JR Kyoto Station.
Main Event
The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics
entrance fee
free of charge
We plan to ask participants to take home CD-ROMs and proceedings as teaching materials.
(1) Teaching materials and teaching methods for "Modeling and Simulation
Lecturer: Professor Sankichi Takahashi, Senri Kinran University
(2) Modeling and simulation for automotive and railway control
Lecturer: Kyoto Institute of Information Graduate University Associate Professor Keiji Emi
(3) Creation of multimedia web pages
Lecturer: Kazushi Sakka, Professor, Kyoto Institute of Information Graduate University
Where to apply
By 16:00 on August 10, please send an e-mail By 16:00 on August 10, please send an e-mail to
  • Name and e-mail address
  • Name of the high school where you work, subject(s) you are in charge of, telephone number, postal code, location
  • Whether or not to attend the reception
  • Kyoto Prefectural Board of Education (9 Kyoiku Ko No. 897)
  • Kyoto City Board of Education (Kyoiku Se No. 97)
  • Osaka Prefectural Board of Education (Board of Education General No. 2146)
  • Private Education Division, Life and Culture Department, Osaka Prefecture (I No. 1054-5)
  • Osaka City Board of Education (Osaka City Board of Education No. 1329)
  • Hyogo Prefectural Board of Education (Kyoko No. 1642)
  • Hyogo Prefectural Education Division (Kyou No. 1368)
  • Kobe City Board of Education (Shin Kyoiku Jigyo Shi No. 937)
  • Shiga Prefectural Board of Education (Shiga Prefectural Board of Education No. 0-139)
reference site
Results of the Second Call for Applications for the "Science Partnership Project" (Lecture-based Learning Activities) and the "Training Program for Improving Teachers' Teaching Ability in Science and Mathematics" in 2007