Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 11/27/2011 - 12:13pm
Over the past decade, students in Finland have soared on international measures of achievement. They've continued to post some of the best scores in the developed world in reading, math and science, according to a respected international exam.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Mon, 11/21/2011 - 2:01pm
In recent years, we’ve been treated to reams of op-ed articles about how we need better teachers in our public schools and, if only the teachers’ unions would go away, our kids would score like Singapore’s on the big international tests.