Finnish Educational Success: Hard Truths for the U.S.
Sponsored By: the Humanistic/Multicultural Education Program, Departments of Educational Studies, Elementary Education, Secondary Education & Sociology at SUNY New Paltz, the New Paltz Chapter of Phi Delta Kappa and Re-Thinking Testing: Mid-Hudson Area.
Location: CSB 100
Contact: Nancy Schniedewind, x2827, firstname.lastname@example.org
A group of educators who visited Finland for a first hand investigation of the highly ranked Finnish school system will discuss the factors that contribute to their success on Thursday, October 24, at 7:00 in Coykendall Science Auditorium at SUNY New Paltz. Comparing Finnish and US educational practices and policies, they will share “lessons learned”.