Monday, November 05, 2007

Glance at a country: S. Korea

Over the years, thanks to the wonderful opportunities I've had for globetrotting, I've been able to get a view on many different countries' approaches to ICT in education and eLearning in general. So, I'm going to create a series of posts on specific countries, giving a few highlights of their activities and approaches.

I'm starting with South Korea, a country I will visit at the end of this month for the KERIS annual symposium. KERIS is the leading ICT in education agency in South Korea, and is arguably one of the world leaders in this field.

Here is a set of links and articles that give an idea of what is going on in S. Korea:

Update on 28/08/08: UNESCO Bangkok case study on pre-service teacher training in Korea