Sunday, 1 November 2009

Finnish perceptions of PISA Success: Previous Research, Part Three

The Ministry of Education also addresses the reasons behind Finland's high outcomes in PISA on its website.  It does not list one reason; rather, it lists many.  

The Ministry of Education lists the following background reasons for Finnish success in PISA:
  1. Equal opportunities
  2. Comprehensiveness of education
  3. Competent teachers
  4. Student counseling and special needs education
  5. Encouraging evaluation
  6. Significance of education in society
  7. A flexible system based on empowerment
  8. Cooperation
  9. A student-oriented, active conception of learning

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