English-language education in Japanese schools should focus on reading and writing rather than conversation to build a strong foundation.
For Takamitsu Sawa's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
AI is none other than a mechanized slave in that it liberates humans from labor for production.
It is imperative that Japan reform its power industry to make electricity more affordable for industries relying on AI.
It will be impossible to nurture human resources suitable for Society 5.0 unless drastic curriculum reforms are carried out to make universities an arena for a liberal arts education.
AI could conceivably eliminate the need for human labor in production and allow people to immerse themselves in intellectual activities.
The speed of change in the Fourth Industrial Revolution is extremely high, and Japan is falling behind.
Medical schools at universities are becoming unprecedentedly popular among high school students seeking to advance to higher education. Many high schools' websites exhibit not only the number of graduates who have successfully entered well-known national, public and private universities, but also how many have ...
Fully automous cars are coming, but how many people will be willing to pay for them?
Internet shopping provides benefits to both sellers and consumers, and should be regarded as the main player in the third revolution in the distribution of goods.
The government's goal of strategically attracting outstanding students from abroad under its plan to accept 300,000 foreign students is far from accomplished.