Japanese Lesson Study Summary

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

What we did:

Briefly discussed what happened at the Lesson Study Discussion yesterday at the Marriot.

Attended Lesson Study Discussion today at Marriot; presenters: Yoshinori Shimizu, Takashi Nakamura

Highlights of Discussion:

Lesson study has great potential for pre-service teacher training. Pre-service teachers in Japan are mentored by teachers in the school, as they develop a research lesson.

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