On Monday, December 19, Governor Kabashima received courtesy of ten dispatch students pertaining to "overseas internship business by specialized high school student".
As specialized high school student experiences internship in overseas advance ahead of the prefecture company, company inspection, interchange activity with the field high school student, has international sense and wide field of vision, and "overseas internship business by specialized high school student" is business that Board of Education has begun to work on for the purpose of upbringing of global human resources who will contribute to development of this prefectural industry in the future from this year.
In this year that became the first, we chose ten high school students who learned in the prefecture industry relations subject and visited the United States of America by trip of for 7 days and 5 nights from October 23. After having experienced internship in the cause of HIRATA Corporation-like cooperation that was the prefecture company, Hirata Corporation of America nu Hudson factory in Michigan Detroit, we inspected Boeing Everett factory and the Microsoft head office in training, Seattle in "town of building" Chicago and exchanged opinions with the field employee. In addition, by school interchange, we visited Lindbergh High School and similarly we experienced high school students and class to learn industry and deepened the friendship in lunch exchange meeting.
Dispatch student "was proud on seeing Kumamoto that HIRATA which was company played an active part in the world." "We realized importance of English ability, again." We told the governor about impression that finished, training "to want to become global human resources who could contribute to Kumamoto in the future.".
As for the governor, studying in the United States experience is talked about, it "is important to challenge foreign countries with courage and dream when is young. It was said encouragingly, we expect for future achievement.