Aug. 22. 2019
Korean Education News
The Educational Authority Establishment Forum
Recently as violence towards teachers committed by students and parents becomes prevalent, the Korean Federation of Teachers’ As...
Special Class on Child Kidnapping, Etc
Recently in southern part of South Korea, elementary school students who were addicted to sex...
The Volleyball Competition by KFTA President
The volleyball competition by KFTA for the national elementary school teachers held in Chung-nam university gymnasium...
Increase in KFTA Members
More than 9,000 of teachers joined KFTA at the first half of this year and it is showed that the number of KFTA members slightly increased despite the retirement and the withdrawal. According to ...
The Election of a Seoul Superintendent
Kong Jeong-taek was re-elected as the superintendent of Seoul office of education by winning 40.1 percent of the votes. In the meantime, Seoul education superintendent was supposed to be elected ...
Twenty Schools Chosen as Meister High Schools
Approximately twenty schools among current industrial high-schools in the nation are supposed to open as Korean meister schools in 2010. Meister high school is planning to cultivate meister (the...
New Minister Inauguration of the MOE
In the inauguration on August 6th, the new minister of department of education, science and t...
Saving Dokdo (Island)
With regard to Japanese government's unilateral decision to state Dokdo, which is a small group of islands evidently belong to Korean territory, as a dominion of Japan in a teacher's guide book to...
Soothing words to Chinese teachers
(<© Joongang Daily>) The Korean Federation of Teachers' Associations (KFTA) sent a letter of comforting words to China on May 22. The recent historical calamity of the massive earthquake bro...
Urging peaceful protest without violence
(Daily candlelight vigils against imports of U.S. beef in central Seoul. <© Chosun Ilbo>) As hundreds of protesters and police officers were injured during a successive 'candlelight' pr...