Teachers ask the public about the future of education
The OAJ, the trade union to which 95% of Finland's teachers belong, is surveying public opinion on the direction education should take within the next few years.
Finland Considers Elementary School Programming Classes
Along with sums and science projects, elementary school kids in Finland might soon add computer programming and coding to their homework. The forward-thinking move from the Finnish government comes a year after a similar program to give youngsters a head-start in coding launched in neighboring Estonia. If Finland follows in Estonia’s footsteps then actual coding languages will not be taught to children straight away, but kids will be introduced to logic and thinking skills which could help…
Finland Eyes Programming Classes for Elementary School Students
As Finland looks to boost its profile as an international startup hub, the country is turning its attention toward tech-oriented youth training programs.