Our corporate activities

Project for Classrooms of the Future - Learning Innovation

Z-kai Inc. has been selected to take part in the project of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. In inquiry-based learning, each individual student learn how to solve problems and the Z-kai aims to demonstrate the validity of “Knowledge Navigator” by showing students the skills that are needed to solve problems. The project will be conducted in collaboration with students of Nihon University Mishima Junior and Senior High School and the company intends to expand the activity nationwide.

EDU-Port Japan Project

In 2018, Z-kai group’s project was selected to take part in the official project of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology which is aimed to deliver Japanese-style education to the world (EDU-Port Japan.) The group’s project is intended to solve social problems by enhancing health awareness, the improvement of welfare and mutual cultural understanding through providing social education including Japanese-style discipline and manners. In order to reduce obesity in children of urban areas of Vietnam and to enhance health awareness, the Z-kai group offered Japanese-style home economics lessons and cooking activities to Vietnamese elementary students. This project is also aimed to contribute to the achievement of one of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), “Ensure healthy lives and promote the well-being for all at all ages”.

iOS Consortium

iPads are used as an educational tool in a wide range of the services of Z-kai’s group companies. The number of educational institutions, mainly Japanese private schools which use this tool has increased and by utilizing ICT, many exceptionally good educational practices have been produced in recent years. Under the circumstances, the Z-kai group joined to the operation of General Incorporated Association iOS Consortium in 2019 and Z-kai’s employee has been selected as a representative director of the Consortium. In order to maximize the values that can be gained from the progress of OS or applications and to pursue the way that we offer higher-quality education through iPads, Z-kai group is tackling the research with schools, companies and private educational institutions beyond boundaries.

Z-kai Scholarship

Z-kai group offers educational scholarship to university students who face difficulties completing their studies for economic reasons in order to realize the Z-kai Group’s vision “Development of future leaders who will be able to contribute to social innovation and progress.” This scholarship embodies the Z-kai group’s aspirations to encourage students who have creativity for the future and supports to explore their possibilities.

Endowed Couse at Meiji University

The Z-kai group supports Liberty Academy Endowed Course of Meiji University in order to pass down through generations the great achievement and the way of life of Mr. Makoto Ooka, poet and literary critic, who passed away at the age of 86 years in April 2017. In the first session held on 17 November 2018, Mr. Keiichiro Tsuchiya, President of Meiji University, who was a student of Mr. Ooka taught several poems of Mr. Ooka by focusing literature that the poet loved.