Finland’s formula for school success


What can we learn from Finland?

Food for thought…. it’s clear that early intervention is a key part of the philosophy there, and that the entire community of educators rallies around kids to make sure they get the attention they need at all levels. Source: MindShift.

Some reasons for success: (read more here)

  • THERE ARE NO PRIVATE SCHOOLS.
  • ALL ADMINISTRATORS HAVE WORKED AS TEACHERS.
  • THEY DON’T FOCUS ON TESTS.
  • TEACHING IS A REVERED PROFESSION. “The teaching profession is one of the most famous careers in Finland, so young people want to become teachers,”
  • THEY INTEGRATE FOREIGN STUDENTS.
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