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Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with 'topics' as country reforms its education system

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5 years ago
This is an interesting article: What do you think?

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/finland-schools-subjects-are-out-and-topics-are-in-as-country-reforms-its-education-system-10123911.html?fb_action_ids=10206579335546994&fb_action_types=og.shares&fb_source=other_multiline&action_object_map=%5B801448076611864%5D&action_type_map=%5B%22og.shares%22%5D&action_ref_map
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4 years ago
The Joyful, Illiterate Kindergartners of Finland

• http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2015/10/the-joyful-illiterate-kindergartners-of-finland/408325/

If it is working in this country that is number 1 in education, I wonder why we do not follow their steps or at least see what they are doing different from us. Great article!
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4 years ago
The Joyful, Illiterate Kindergartners of Finland

http://taughtbyfinland.com/the-joyful-illiterate-kindergartners-of-finland/
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4 years ago
I will love to go for training to Finland. I will like to know what they are doing and how they are doing it. Has anyone been in Finland?

I wonder...
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4 years ago
Finland’s teachers — with less stress and more free time — collaborate naturally

I am fascinating with what is happening in Finland. I will love to apply something that they are doing there to see if it really works.

http://taughtbyfinland.com/finlands-teachers-with-less-stress-and-more-free-time-collaborate-naturally/
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4 years ago
Study finds improved self-regulation in kindergartners who wait a year to enroll

https://ed.stanford.edu/news/stanford-gse-research-finds-strong-evidence-mental-health-benefits-delaying-kindergarten

A new research paper co-authored by Professor Thomas Dee finds strong evidence of mental health benefits in delaying kindergarten.by May Wong
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4 years ago
The decline of play in preschoolers — and the rise in sensory issues

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2015/09/01/the-decline-of-play-in-preschoolers-and-the-rise-in-sensory-issues/
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4 years ago
Delayed kindergarten enrollment dramatically reduces ADHD in children study shows:

http://www.inquisitr.com/2512234/delayed-kindergarten-enrollment-reduces-adhd-in-children/
2 years ago
How to teach like the Finns

https://www.eschoolnews.com/2018/02/21/teach-like-finns/
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2 years ago
Why Finland is changing its top ranking educaion system

https://www.bbc.com/.../education.../why-finland-is-changing-its-top-ranking-educati...

Finland is rethinking how it teaches in the digital age - and is seeking to place skills, as much as subjects, at the heart of what it does
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