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Top school performers by country
- South Korea
- Hong Kong
- New Zealand
Finnish schools the best in the world, again, UK improved but where is Sweden?
Wednesday, 28 November 2012
Finland persistently maintains its position as the best country to
design education and schools in such a way that pupils get the best
pout of education. As such in a new classification, Finland remain a
top dog in education, with South Korea in second and Hong Kong third.
The United Kingdom is improving but conspicuously absent on the top
place is Sweden. Where is Sweden among the best who design the best
school in the globe?
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Finnish broadcaster, Yle reports that the study, cull from the British
economic magazine, the Economist Intelligence Unit, found that
the top two performers develop high-quality teachers, value
accountability and have a moral mission that underlies education
efforts. The report compared literacy rates, school attendance and
university graduation rates.
“[In Finland] kids start school later; school hours are shorter than
most others; they don’t assign homework; their teachers are in front of
kids less. By one estimate, Italians go to school three years longer,”
said Robert Schwartz from the Harvard Graduate School of Education of
the Finnish system, reports Yle.
See the report here from Yle
Full report pdf report here.
By Scancomark.com Team