Doosan Yonkang Foundation (Chairman Yong Hyun Park) is hosting the 10th Science Teacher’s Study Tour for science teachers in elementary, middle and high schools in Korea from Jan. 18 to 25.
This year’s tour is being attended by 40 laureates of the Science Teacher of the Year Awards, hosted by the Ministry of Science, ICT & Future Planning and organized by the Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Creativity.
The eight-day, seven-night tour to Korea and Japan includes visits to industrial sites in Changwon, South Gyeongsang Province, as well as science museums and tech firms in Osaka and Tokyo, and Osaka Prefectural High School.
Since 2007, Doosan Yonkang Foundation has offered tours to overseas academic facilities for teachers selected as Science Teachers of the Year, with 381 teachers participating in the program so far.
▲The Science Teacher’s Study Tour delegates observe the structure of DNA at the Osaka Science Museum on Jan. 19
▲The Science Teacher’s Study Tour delegates have a hands-on experience of visualized magnetic field lines at the Osaka Science Museum on Jan. 19