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Seb Schmoller
Terrific article via @TomWatson. "What Americans Keep Ignoring About Finland's School Success" by Anu Partanen in 'The Atlantic'. "Real winners do not compete." "There are no lists of best schools or teachers in Finland. The main driver of education policy is not competition between teachers and between schools, but cooperation." - http://www.theatlantic.com/nationa...
Terrific article via @TomWatson. "What Americans Keep Ignoring About Finland's School Success" by Anu Partanen in 'The Atlantic'. "Real winners do not compete." "There are no lists of best schools or teachers in Finland. The main driver of education policy is not competition between teachers and between schools, but cooperation."
"Finnish teachers pick books and customize lessons as they shape students to national standards. "In most countries, education feels like a car factory. In Finland, the teachers are the entrepreneurs," says Mr. Schleicher, of the Paris-based OECD, which began the international student test in 2000." http://online.wsj.com/public... - Seb Schmoller