- Chinese, Korean and Japanese teachers unite for quality peace education
Chinese, Korean and Japanese teachers unite for quality peace education
Chinese, Korean and Japanese teachers gathered online at the 10th Peace Education Material Exchange Assembly on August 3 and discussed teaching practices of the 3 countries for peace in East Asia. The participating teacher organizations were the Japan Teachers Union (JTU), the National Committee of the Educational, Scientific, Cultural, Health and Sports Workers’ Union in China, and the Korean Teachers and Education Workers Union (KTU).
General reports on history education and peace education practices were presented. It was held online but the participants learned from each other and had heart-to-heart discussion. At the end, they concluded ‘Peace education coincides human rights education. It is significant for teachers of the 3 countries gather and exchange views. We will continue this remarkable opportunity.’