The 3rd Asian Symposium on Education, Equity and Social Justice - EQUIS 2016

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August 2, 2016 to August 3, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Educational Technology, Human Rights, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Public Policy

Welcome to the 3rd Asian Symposium on Education, Equity and Social Justice. Last year’s event was held in Hiroshima, Japan and was attended by 60 participants from 17 countries. We deeply appreciate the input and constructive feedback from last year’s participants in helping us to enlarge the mission and refine the range of topics with a particular focus on the intersection of education across equity and social justice. With the theme Change, Continuity and Diversity, this 2-day symposium invites proposals of 250 words through our online system that consider the following themes:

  • Administration, Policy and Leadership
  • Citizenship, Migration and Identity
  • Community Development
  • Cultural Studies
  • Education
  • Education for Sustainable Development
  • Equity and Social Justice
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Religion, Faith and Spirituality
  • Special Topic: Challenging a Culture of Violence
  • Special Topic: Cross-Cultural Issues in the Classroom
  • Special Topic: ESL/EFL Issues in the Classroom
  • Special Topic: Peace and Conflict Resolution
  • Special Topic: Oppression in the Classroom
  • Special Topic: Teaching and Learning
Contact Info: 

EQUIS 2016
2-3 August 2016 at the Clio Court Hotel, Fukuoka, Japan
Takayuki Yamada, Chairperson,

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