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The Finnish success in Pisa - and some reasons behind it : Pisa 2000
As revealed by the mean scores of the countries participating in the Performance Improvement through Strategy Analysis (PISA) assessment of reading literacy, Finland shows the highest readingExpand
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The System and How Does It Work: Some Curricular and Pedagogical Characteristics of the Finnish Comprehensive School.
In the PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) 2000 study, Finnish students showed significantly higher reading achievement than students of any other country/region. Finland alsoExpand
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Osaava vai sivistynyt kansakunta koulutuspolitiikan päämääränä
Koulutus, talous ja osaaminen Osaamisen korkea taso on nostettu myos Euroopan unionissa keskeiseksi yhteiskuntapoliittiseksi tavoitteeksi. Kun unioni maaritti pyrkivansa taloudellisesti maailmanExpand
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Should ‘failing’ students repeat a grade? Retrospective response from Finland
Educational excellence in a school or a nation is not only about statistical averages of student achievement. It also entails the idea that all or most of the students regardless of their abilities,Expand
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