Nov. 20. 2019
Korean Education News
KFTA’s Health Campaign
The KFTA’s health campaign ‘Healthy Body, Good Education’ was lunched last year and will be continued throughout this year. The determination of students to consume less fast food and soft drinks th...
School Upgrade Campaign
The KFTA partners the ‘School Upgrade for Affluent Schools Campaign’ with the Chosun Daily Newspaper, the Federation of Korean Industries, the Korea Federation of Small and Medium Business, and 16 p...
Teacher’s Guide on Human Rights Education
The KFTA published a ‘Teacher’s Guide for Human Rights’. The book known as ‘United’ is teaching materials on human rights for youth and is made by ‘Youth for Human Rights International’ and the ‘Shu...
KFTA’s 60th Commemorative Emblem
The Korean Federation of Teachers’ Association (KFTA) chose 2 kinds of emblems to commemorate the 60th anniversary at the 283rd board of directors in March. There are two types of emblems: a basic ...
UNICEF Volunteer Camp
The KFTA participated in the UNICEF ‘Global Volunteer Camp’ in Cambodia from January 4th to 14th. 43 volunteers including 34 Korean high school student...
2007 Budget for Education in Korea
In 2007, 31.45 trillion Won was set for estimated expenditures for education. 27.648 trillion Won for kindergarten, primary and junior high school education, 3.4293 trillion Won for high school educ...
Concern about the Curriculum Revision Plan
The KFTA expressed concern about teaching society’s arousing from the education curriculum revision plan. In a statement, the KFTA commented “Education Ministry should make the main purpose of this ...
Opposition to Public Official Pension Law Reform
On January 10th, the KFTA said that it would start an opposition campaign to the public ...
Opposition to Teacher Promotion Law Revision
With regards to Educational Public Official Promotion Law Revision which the Ministry of Education and Human Resources preli...
Commemoration Program for 60th Anniversary
The Korean Federation of Teachers’ Associations (KFTA) is planning to launch various commemoration programs in 2007 which is both time for the 60th anniversary of the KFTA and presidential election....