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More foreigners want to study in Finland

More foreigners want to study in Finland | Finland | Scoop.it

Prospective students are filing an increasing number of residence permit applications with Finnish officials. Family ties were however the most widespread basis for residence permit applications as of the end of September.

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The Finnish Model: Why Teaching By Numbers Is Doing Harm | EducationState: the education news blog.

The Finnish Model: Why Teaching By Numbers Is Doing Harm | EducationState: the education news blog. | Finland | Scoop.it
Take heart. Finland, one of the world’s top educational performers according to the last PISA study and a recent McKinsey report, was once in a similar slump and can offer lessons for the United States and others seeking a cure for poor public schools.
As recently as 25 years ago, Finnish students were below the international average in mathematics and science. There also were large learning differences between schools, with urban or affluent students typically outperforming their rural or low-income peers. Today, as the most recent PISA study proves, Finland is one of the few nations that have accomplished both a high quality of learning and equity in learning at the same time. The best school systems are the most equitable — students do well regardless of their socio-economic background. Finally, Finland should interest US educators because Finns have employed very distinct ideas and policies in reforming education, many the exact opposite of what’s being tried in the United States.
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International student insurance plan | Health Insurance Quotes Plan

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