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| The duties of the supervisors, as specified in Article 19 of the Law concerning the Organization and Management of Local Education Administration, are as follows:
Supervisors, under the direction of their superiors, engage in office work related to guidance of technical matters involving curriculums at schools, instruction improvement and in guidance of other school educational staff.
Supervisors should have broad backgrounds in education and be cultured and experienced regarding technical matters regrding curriculums at schools, instruction improvement and matters pertaining to other school education staff.
(1) Initial training for new elementary school principals done by the prefectural education board, November 2004 (In service training/VIII-15~22AVIII-29~31)
(2) Textbook authorization (/II-63)
(3) Course of study (/IV-13~16)