#Education –best of: ” Why Are Finland’s Schools Successful? ” , Smithsonian

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Why Are Finland’s Schools Successful?

The country’s achievements in education have other nations, especially the United States, doing their homework

 
 

  • By LynNell Hancock
  • Photographs by Stuart Conway
  • Smithsonian magazine, September 2011, Subscribe

Kirkkojarvi School

“This is what we do every day,” says Kirkkojarvi Comprehensive School principal Kari Louhivuori, “prepare kids for life.” (Stuart Conway)

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Kari Louhivuori

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The Flat World and Education: How America’s Commitment to Equity Will Determine Our Future

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

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Teachers College Press, Columbia University, 2011

A Concise History of Finland

by David Kirby
Cambridge University Press, 2006

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