Since it implemented huge education reforms 40 years ago, Finland's school system has consistently come at the top of the international rankings for education systems. So how do they do it? It's simple — by going against the test-driven, centralised model that much of the Western world uses.''
Pasi Sahlberg is a visiting Professor at Harvard University Graduate School of Education. His book Finnish Lessons: What can the world learn from educational change in Finland won the 2013 Grawemeyer Award.'