Tsunesaburo Makiguchi
Value-Creating Education

Rather than provide knowledge itself, we must encourage the joy and excitement that arise from learning.

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June 1, 2014
    Lecture Commemorating Birth of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Held in Tokyo


November 23, 2012
    Makiguchi Environmental Education Park Opens in Maringa, Brazil


August 20, 2011
    Makiguchi Park Opens in Taquaritinga, Brazil


June 5, 2011
    Lecture Commemorates 140th Birth Anniversary of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi


March 26, 2011
    Cross-Cultural Education Symposium on Parker, Dewey, Makiguchi and Ikeda Held in Chicago, USA


November 30, 2010
    Events Commemorate 80th Anniversary of Soka Education


June 28 , 2010
    Traditional Chinese Edition of The System of Value-Creating Pedagogy, Volume 3 Published in Taiwan


June 2010
    Ikeda Center Interviews Soka Education Scholar


November 1, 2009
    Dialogue on "Dewey and Soka Education" Carried in Todai Magazine


July 31, 2009
    Seminar on Tsunesaburo Makiguchi's Pedagogy Held at a Teacher Training College in Bolivia


May 23, 2009
    Makiguchi Plaza Street Opens in Tuscany, Italy


April 2009
    American Educational Journal Publishes Special Issue on Tsunesaburo Makiguchi


June 1, 2008
    Lecture Commemorates 137th Birth Anniversary of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi


May 12, 2007
    Lecture Commemorating 136th Birth Anniversary of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Discusses Teachers' Responsibility and Value of Two-Way Dialogue


April 11, 2007
    Columbia University's Teachers College Press Publishes
Ethical Visions of Education: Philosophies in Practice



March 28, 2007
    Makiguchi Project in schools in Brazil and Panama


July 14, 2006
     Mexico's Yucatan Autonomy University hosts Makiguchi Forum


June 16, 2006
    Columbia University Hosts Symposium on the Humanistic Educational Theories of John Dewey and Tsunesaburo Makiguchi