Finland Tag

Finland Basic Education Act 1998 The Basic Education Act covers all children of compulsory school age. The local authority has an obligation to arrange basic education for children of compulsory school age residing in its area and pre-primary education during the year preceding compulsory schooling....

Finnish National Board of Education 2007 - Futures Education (translated) The components of Futures Pedagogy support the pupils' development so that the abilities needed in the future are strengthened; these future abiltiies include thinking, skills, and actions. ...

Finland Teacher Evaluation Form (translated) Assessment of personal performance, evaluated according to one’s personal performance, versatility, initiative and cooperation skills. All criteria is evaluated comprehensively, though, most emphasis is put on personal performance. ...

by Jennifer Craw In high-performing systems, rigorous standards for entry into the teaching profession ensure that only the most qualified individuals enter elementary school classrooms. In Finland, for example, less than 10% of applicants are admitted into teacher training programs through a demanding multistage admissions process. (Click...