Participants in the New York Model United Nations present their thoughts on what a Model United Nations means to them. The video interviews can be viewed at the bottom of this page.
The award, sponsored by the Asahi newspaper, is to recognise the educational benefits of Kumon Kokusai Gakuen's Model United Nations program which was started in 2005. the full article (in Japanese) can be viewed here.
Our short-term exchange students from Phillips Exeter Academy gave a presentation in the Kumon hall about their school life in America.
Kumon Kokusai Gakuen has been chosen as one of fifty schools in Japan to be designated as a "Super High School." The program has been introduced by the Ministry of Education to aid suitable schools in bringing up internationally-minded students.