ClassIn and Sony Global Education team up to develop Japan's post-pandemic teaching system

Sony | June 16, 2020

EEO (Empower Education Online) and Sony Global Education have formed a strategic alliance that will utilise EEO's, and the world's largest interactive online education platform, ClassIn, to build a complete OMO (Online-merge-Offline) teaching framework for Japan's education system.
With the coronavirus pandemic having stabilized in the country, Japan's students have been returning to school since early April. Most schools are now reopened. Yet the sudden school closures announced at the end of February that plunged the country's schools, teachers, students and their parents into a mad scramble for alternatives, exposed the fact that Japan had fallen behind much of the world in introducing technology into the classroom, regardless of a global reputation for innovation.

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The program is aligned with the 2017 release of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards for Educators, as well as learning theories from the National Academies of Science’s initiatives on the new science of learning.

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The program is aligned with the 2017 release of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards for Educators, as well as learning theories from the National Academies of Science’s initiatives on the new science of learning.

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