We have selected one hundred educational innovations from Finland in 2016-2017. Innovations vary from coding clubs to interactive board games; from leadership models to assessment practices. The Finland 100 project is an official part of a celebration programme for Finland’s centenary of independence in 2017.
“Traditionally we have implemented teacher-led learning, but now we are hoping to adjust our focus to a more student-centered model.”Anneli Rautiainen, Director of Innovation Center at EDUFI
The Final 25 Finnish Projects Have Been Announced!
We are conducting an ambitious trialling of 100 Finnish projects in schools across Finland. Over the course of the next year, the final twenty-five projects will be practiced in schools and developed and documented al...
100 Finland - what to expect in the Fall of 2016
Education is under an extensive transformation in Finland. The new Finnish national core curricula was published in December 2014 and will be officially implemented into schools nation-wide beginning in the Fall of 20...
An Introduction to the Finnish Way of Educating
For those in the know, the Finnish system is the pinnacle of how to do education. With shorter days, less homework, and better results it’s hard to see how they manage to do it. So let’s look at how it all works, and ...
Mehackit provides robotics and programming courses for lower and upper secondary education. During the courses, students build technology projects and learn the basics...
Comprehensive co-teaching is a modern way for teachers to pool their strengths and skills, and plan, carry out and evaluate instruction and learning of two classes at ...
The conflict resolution simulation
Conflicts can be resolved by teaching negotiation skills to young people. The Crisis Management Initiative (CMI) is an organisation founded by President and Peace Nobe...
Youth Work at Schools
This plan of action will bring school and youth services closer together. The aim is to foster a sense of community, enable participation, and facilitate early interve...
Building a school for tomorrow
When experts from different backgrounds come together and make a detailed plan, you will create a school that brings all key services for children and youth under the ...
Collaboration between different aged learners
This project takes advantage of a wide range of pedagogy to promote collaborative learning. Students are given opportunities to participate in planning and carrying ou...
During Encounters students will get to know the stories of asylum seekers as told by the asylum seekers themselves. The goal is to increase dialogue in society. The le...
This method boosts mathematical thinking skills, such as understanding the concept of numbers and reasoning skills. The method uses quantity blocks that were developed...
Design path for schools
Design path is a basic method for solving problems creatively, teaching students to use design methods, and developing schools together with students. This method is s...
CulturED is a teacher training program that deals with prejudices, discrimination, racism and identity in relation to one’s own nationality. The purpose of the CulturE...
Sports is a great way to bring students together. This package includes examples on how sports has been used to promote integration in two culturally diverse schools.
Internet of Things
This multidisciplinary programming unit is a model that allows programming to be applied to various different subjects. At the same time, students will have a chance t...