What is ISHIDO-SHIKI? How Did it Start?
ISHIDO-SHIKI was established on March 1973 wherein Kenichi Ishido is the Founder and the current Chairman of the Board. Helping him with his advocacies is Kiyomi Numata, Ishido-shiki’s President. They have focused on providing educational know-how and the development of the Abacus. They have affiliated with different schools all over Japan to spread the importance and benefits of learning Abacus.
Let’s take a tour on how ISHIDO-SHIKI started:
|1973||ISHIDO-SHIKI was founded in Chiba, Japan|
|1995||【Guatemala】ISHIDO Kira Soroban School opened in Guatemala|
|2000||Internet Soroban School was Launched|
|2006||ISHIDO-SHIKI Franchise begins|
|2011||Shiroi Soroban Museum Opened in Chiba, Japan|
|2012||ISHIDO-SHIKI reached 50 Schools|
|【Germany】Professor Ogasawara joined the 5th World Mental Session for the first time and was declared the World champion in Germany|
|【Turkey】Professor Ogasawara was invited to join MEMORIAD 2012 Olympic Games and has placed first in the second event of the ten events.|
|2013||ISHIDO-SHIKI reached 100 Schools|
|2016||ISHIDO-SHIKI reached 170 Schools|
|【Philippines】IPPO Japanese Math School Opened in Cabu, Philippines|
Up until now, ISHIDO-SHIKI is determined on spreading Soroban not only in Japan but also all over the world.
These are some of the branches that ISHIDO-Shiki has in Japan.