Educating professional teachers through the Master’s level Teacher Education Programme in Finland

Author: Jari Lavonen Finnish education hit the news in 2002 with the results of the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) showing excellent scores in reading, mathematics and scientific literacy. In 2014, students’ decreasing performance and negative attitudes drew new attention, with a drop of ten places in literacy assessment. At the same time, an increase in negative perceptions of … Read More