We do not test, we trust

A fellow blogger wrote in the aftermath of the London riots about the need to opening our eyes to systemic injustice. Doug Belshaw wrote about the school system that kicks out up to twenty percent of its students out of school functionally illiterate, innumerate and socially dysfunctional. Things can change and it does not have … Continue reading

Finnish basic education in Kauniainen gives tools for a good life

Finnish basic education in Kauniainen gives tools for a good life Introduction In Kauniainen, Finland there is an ambitious initiative to entirely re-think the purpose and experience of the school for the purpose of equipping the pupils for jobs that don’t yet exist in this fast-changing world. Kauniaisten Suomenkielinen koulutoimi (Local Finnish language School Authority) … Continue reading