Schools tapping smartphone and tablet apps to engage a new generation

Jan 11, 2018

Schools tapping smartphone and tablet apps to engage a new generation

Smartphone and tablet computer apps are seeing increasing use in Japanese schools as teachers look to capitalize on what has become many young people's preferred window to the world. Artificial intelligence-assisted apps have become prevalent in education, particularly in subjects many Japanese teachers struggle to ...

Number of foreign students studying in Japan reaches record high

Dec 27, 2017

Number of foreign students studying in Japan reaches record high

The number of foreign students enrolled in Japanese schools totaled a record 267,042 as of May, with most coming from Asian countries, a government affiliate said Wednesday. The number of students registered at universities or language schools in Japan rose 11.6 percent from a year ...