Marin County educators gathered this week to imagine a world without standardized tests, one in which teachers would teach less and students would study less — yet score near the top on international tests of math, reading and science.
FINLAND - Lifestyle of Education by Riku Niemelä. FINLAND - Lifestyle of Education, is a documentary film discovering the factors behind the praised Finnish education system. minutes long, but impressive and insightful.
Vesala Comprehensive School in Finland is part of a national system where the performance gap between the lowest and highest achieving students is one of the narrowest among developed countries, according to a respected international exam.