All over the world, people are talking about “the Finnish phenomenon”. People wonder how Finland can consistently top international student performance rankings, while placing an unwavering focus on every child’s well-being.
The Finnish education system is a diamond that has been carefully ground and polished for decades. It began with the zeal and determination of Finnish people to push themselves to succeed – a dream that generation after generation worked at until it came true.
One thing Finns realised is that success in education can only be achieved by working together and making the most of everyone’s resources. This is how an equal education system was created.
The resounding success of Finnish education is evidenced by superb international results such as high PISA rankings.
Can the Finnish model of education work outside Finland?
We are often asked whether the Finnish education model could work elsewhere, in different contexts and cultures. Our experience has shown that it absolutely can. Read more about how it can be done.