Personalized learning staat in Nederland nog in de kinderschoenen. Het Finse model is een dankbaar onderwijssysteem voor inspiratie. Binnen dit systeem wordt al jaren met succes personalized learning toegepast. In onze eerdere blogs over het Finse onderwijs werd al duidelijk dat dit onderwijssysteem zeer verschilt van het Nederlandse model. Het basisonderwijs in Finland is een combinatie van het Nederlandse

Finland - Strong Performers and Successful Reformers in Education - Finland's schools are well integrated in communities and teachers are highly committed, making it a top PISA performer with little variation among pupils of differing backgrounds.

▶ Finland: an education phenomenon? - YouTube "out to save the public schools of the world"

Finland has been described as "an education phenomenon" but in reality it's just the kind of system that most public education advocates have argued in favou.

Inside Finlands education system. Good to know about their system and how they look up to educators.

SCHOOL SYSTEM IN FINLAND: Finland's students have been lauded as having some of the highest test scores in math, science and reading among developed countries. Teachers from two very different schools share their stories.

¿Cómo funciona la educación en Finlandia?

Why Education in Finland Works - AFT President Randi Weingarten visits schools in Finland to learn how they have ascended to the top in student achievement

By de-emphasizing competition and encouraging cooperation, doing away with standardized testing, and making teaching one of the most highly esteemed professions in the country, Finland has created one of the best education systems in the world. All while spending less per student than the United States does.

Finland success (Less is More): schools are relaxed, teacher are of high quality, parents are engaged, society values education, students are happy - complex mix of variables

Dan Rather's interview with Linda Darling-Hammond on Finland-discusses the 21st Century World and to nurture the whole child.  Costs of not doing so will result in a prison nation

This interview with Linda Darling-Hammond, discussing the educational system in Finland, gives useful perspective on the US educational system, including the use of standardized assessments.

US vs Them: How the US stacks up against other countries in standardized tests

education system stacks up against other countries on the PISA international standardized test.

Finland's Amazing Schools

Finland’s Formula for School Success (Education Everywhere Series)

Early intervention and sustained individual support for every student are keys to educating the whole child in Finnish schools.

Законы обучения в финских школах: полезный опыт

Finnish educational safety net is wide, strong - JSOnline - Finland's education system is number one in the world. They're boosting investment in safety nets for immigrant, low income, and special ed students.

Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

Bring on the Learning Revolution! In a sequel to his talk on how schools kill creativity, Sir Ken Robinson urges society to create schools where kids’ natural talents are recognized and nurtured. Love this TED talk.

Pasi Sahlberg: "Finnish Lessons: What can the world learn from educational change in Finland?"

Watch video of Pasi Sahlberg speaking Dec. 9 on "Finnish Lessons: What can the world learn from educational change in Finland?

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"If you can light the spark of curiosity in a child, they will learn without any further assistance....."

How to escape education's death valley Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish — and how current education culture works against them.