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A must-read for those who care about education! English Choose a language for shopping. Let’s move to Finland.

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Insights and Inspiration from Teachers across America. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Showing of 36 reviews. However, all the change that they have managed to bring about doesn’t stand alone, but is inextricably interwoven around other economic, social and political changes that came along to support the reform in the education system.

Just watched sahlerg CNN special on education. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.


The Smartest Kids in the World: I picked it up: Three reasons are given for why Finnish students excel in mathematics achievement.


Having worked in education for more than a decade, it is impossible not to have heard of the ‘Finnish phenomenon’. I love reading, but I got fknnish much of this book in page chunks.

We have much to learn from Finland’s innovations but, unfortunately, I doubt we ever will. It is easy for students to move between the two forms of upper secondary school, and students in one can take courses in the other. Nov 06, Martianngray marked it as to-read.

They tend to have minute movement breaks every hour and lunches that range from minutes. Teaching must be treated as a respected profession that requires a high standard to enter and provides good pay. Also contributing to equity of outcome are the compensations to avoid factors related to poverty. The other country is the United States.

But as Sahlberg states in the beginning, I lesspns this book last summer but didn’t finish the last chapter until now. The Finnish education system in Finland has achieved equity of outcomes. The completion rate for finishing Upper Secondary School in 3. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Finnish Lessons: What Can the World Learn from Educational Change in Finland?

As always, Pasi Sahlberg calls into question the best ways to educate youth. Maybe follow that up by reading a summary and googling the topic. Who knows if this would work here, but it’s encouraging to see that it works over there. Painfully dry as dust introduction almost did me in. At times, though, I was not sure where the idea in one chapter ended and the next chapter began.


Finland’s educational policies have been in our news for a while now, so it was nice to hear details about Finland’s success directly from someone who has been a part of it for the past two decades.

We could abbreviate the book to 10 or 15 pages of a lessond language article.

Mar 07, John Martindale rated it did not like it Shelves: However; Finland ranks number one in science and two in math. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This book discusses the structure of the school system, and what Sahlberg thinks created that success.

At some moments I felt that book became more and more repetitious. Not just certain schools in Finland are excellent – ALL schools are excellent.

I gave this book a low rating because it wasn’t what I was looking for. Finnish students don’t begin school until they are seven and do not spend exceptionally long days at school.

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