What Makes Finland’s Teachers So Much Better Than Everyone Else’s?
by Vic Bishop
Posted November 30, 2015
Finland’s school system is swiftly becoming the envy of the world, primarily because of their willingness to experiment with alternatives to formal education to discover if different methods and approaches work better than the strict government controlled academic model. Teaching is a highly valued profession in this Northern European nation, and all over the world teachers come to Finland to tour Finnish schools in order to improve their work at home.
Simply put, Finland’s teachers are better than everyone else’s because the government and the people of the nation have developed a strong revere for this most important of professions and consider teacher training to be of utmost importance.
Can you imagine a world where teachers and educators are more influential and important to society than investment bankers and politicians? More…