Japan: School New Deal plan

    Policy Package to Address Economic Crisis includes "School New Deal Plan".


    It focuses on:


    • Prompt reinforcement of school buildings against earthquakes,
    • Promotion of the eco-friendly renewal of school buildings through the installation of solar panels, etc.; and
    • Creation of an ICT-friendly learning environments, especially in teaching science, at school


    See (in Japanese):


    A decision by the Joint Meeting of the Government and the Ruling Parties Council concerning the Policy Package to Address Economic Crisis and the Ministerial Meeting on Economic Measures: Download the provisional translation of the summary in English


    Source:  Government of Japan.