The International Symposium on Strengthening Peace through Education
Event on 2017-08-09 00:00:00
We welcome you to join us in Nagasaki, Japan for the International Symposium on Strengthening Peace through Education from August 9-11, 2017. This event will coincide with the 72nd Nagasaki Peace Memorial and Remembrance Ceremony.
Symposium participants will also have an opportunity to visit Nagasaki Peace Park and Glover House & Garden – both have been nominated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
SHAPE 2017 will focus on and center around the theme of the Unity in Community. This is a three-day, special international, peer reviewed symposium created to provide an opportunity for academics, researchers, students, school administrators, non-profit professionals, humanitarians, activists and others to explore global cooperation and innovations in education and the promotion of global peace.
We welcome proposals of 250 words in English on the streams listed below by Friday, June 2, 2017. For more information or to submit an abstract, click here
SHAPE 2017 Streams
Curriculum & Pedagogy
Educational Administration & Policy
Education for Sustainable Development
EFL/ESL & Applied Linguistics
Global Citizenship Education
ICT & Distance Education
Human Rights Education
Literacy, Culture & Language Education
Peace Education & Social Justice
Religion and Education Studies
Social Media in Education
Special Education & Learning Disabilities
Science, Technology & Math Learning
Teacher Training & Development
Testing, Measurement & Evaluation
Other Areas of Education (please specify)