Evaluation Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

All entries will be judged on the following evaluation criteria:

CRITERIA #1: FUN!

Exciting and enthralling digital children’s books that attract all children.

CRITERIA #2: NEVER SEEN BEFORE!

Innovative digital children’s books, in search for new modes of expression.

CRITERIA #3: BROADEN HORIZONS!

Digital children’s books that nurture children’s imagination and creativity, and expand children’s horizons.

Examination Process

Titles will be reviewed at the screening panel by judges representing all facets of children’s media business.
Please note that information on individual evaluations will not be disclosed.

Judges

*More judges will be announced shortly!

Koji Ishikawa

Koji Ishikawa

Children’s book author

Tsuguhiko Kadokawa

Tsuguhiko Kadokawa

Chairman of KADOKAWA Corporation

Yuichi Kimura

Yuichi Kimura

Children’s book author

kiri

kiri

Professor of Jyoshibi University of Art and Design

Yoichi Sakakihara

Yoichi Sakakihara

M.D., Emeritus Professor of Ochanomizu University

Tomoyuki Sugiyama

Tomoyuki Sugiyama

President of Digital Hollywood University

hitomi

hitomi

Artist

Kenichiro Mogi

Kenichiro Mogi

Neuroscientist, Senior researcher of SONY computer science laboratory

森本千絵

Chie Morimoto

goen°,Communication Director・Art Director

“Digital Educational Materials Prize” Judges

“Digital Educational Materials Prize” is a newly established award with the goal of developing and spreading the best digital teaching materials in the educational field.
The judges will be teachers and experts who are working in the front lines in Japan and will select the best learning tools for children.

宇治橋祐之

Yuji Ujihashi

NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute,
Principal Researcher

坂井 岳志

Takashi Sakai

Japan Society of Educational Information,
Director ・Yahata Elementary School
Special Needs Classroom Specialist

Hitoshi Nakagawa

Hitoshi Nakagawa

The Open University of Japan, Professor (Doctor)

Soichiro Hirai

Soichiro Hirai

Koga City Board of Education,
Counselor and Section Head of Guidance Division