As China’s role in the international community grows, many people are struggling to study Chinese. But studying Chinese is never easy because there are over 80 million Chinese characters in the world. And the meaning of a word is changed according to its intonation even if it is pronounced the same.
Malaysia, Taiwan, China, and Canada. Seowon University students with a desire to study outside of Korea during vacation time, for one semester or one full year, can choose many international exchange programs.Taking courses at a foreign university might not be too difficult, but living abroad and ad
There is laughter and excitement coming from classroom 201 in the education building. Inside, several teams of English education students are looking at the big screen and their smart phones. They are doing an online quiz that they created with online learning game programs.These application can cre
From March of this year, any person with a computer and the willingness to study can earn university credits through online study.The Korean massive open online courses (K-MOOCs) are free and allow any person to enroll, and upgrade their knowledge.It launched its service with 27 courses from 10 dome
It is already a widespread fact that South Korea spends the most time studying among the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries. Current Korean parents and students want to enter good universities such as Seoul University, Ko-ryeo University, and Yeon-sei University.
The rise of digital technology and the internet, known as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, creates unexpected employment opportunities for tech-savvy people. Some reside completely in the digital world. Others apply technology to ancient pastimes.The first promising job is 'Digital Undertaker
A three-year trial program aimed at boosting creativity in the Korean Education system started in the College of Education at Seowon University this semester. Students in various education departments will be able to practice student-centered learning techniques, delivering more creative teachers in
The Korean Ministry of Education introduced obligatory coding classes for the first time in 2018, but there have been problems.Yoon Jeung-hyun, head of the Yoon Economic Research Institute, said "Our education has access to software and there is no philosophy on what to teach in school. If we contin
-A brief self- introductionI've been teaching a wide range of English courses from English Reading, Media English, TOEIC and ESL job interview classes at Seowon University since Fall 2013. Prior to joining Seowon University, I was a television news anchor and a politics reporter in the U.S.Q. We
Innovation schools are the public schools that have a democratic school operating system, make ethical living communities and professional learning communities, and have a creative curriculum. When the innovation schools were established, there were only 13, now there are 1340 innovation schools. In
What do people think about museums? Let us answer this question by dividing it into geographical areas of the East and West. If you are a easterner, you will be unfamiliar with museums, on the other hand if you are a westerner you will naturally be reminded of famous museums in your country. As medi
There is a common thing among Bill Gates the Microsoft founder, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg the Facebook CEO and Drew Houston of Dropbox. Their common thing is that they made IT services and products that many people use. Also, there is another common thing. These are people who had been learning coding
After the Scholastic Ability Test (SAT) has been taken, the time of a students' worries, choices, irritability and newness will have come to a close. Although they may worry about the future, they are generally excited about what they will study in a new environment of a university, who they wil
In 2017, the Philippine government officially announced that they adopted the Korean language as a second foreign language at middle and high schools in the Philippines. The Philippine government also announced that ten pilot schools will be selected in the capital city of Manila and will soon begin
Finland is a nation of no exam and no assessment, a nation without any dropouts of all grades, and a country where everyone can equally access quality education and training. This nation of a powerful education revised its laws about curriculum for compulsory basic education in 2014, and applied an
Concerning Korean history, education institutions investigated whether students knew the year of the Korean War. In one class, less than 30% of the students answered the question correctly. It is regrettable that so many do not know the year of the war considered the greatest tragedy in Korean histo
Our current situation is an economic depression in which young people have a hard time getting a job. But, we have another problem in addition to this situation. We have high debt because of education expenses and loans.Some students don’t want their family’s help, they want to graduate themselves.
Albert Einstein, Thomas Alva Edison, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg. What do these people have in common? They are of Jewish descent. Half of the Nobel Prize winners in 2013 were Jewish. They also occupy nearly 40% of all American billionaires. With the situation, they are called the World’s most influentia
Where do you want to go for a trip? In modern times it isn’t hard to take a trip. People usually take a trip to sightsee and the period is relatively short. So, you cannot help judging a book by its cover, meaning a short trip doesn’t give you an accurate picture of the places you see. Aren’t you fe