American high school students inspired by less stressed Finnish teens

This article looks at a discussion between American and Finnish teens about their education systems. It's such dialogue that I am hoping to create through my Fulbright project. Source: American high school students inspired by less stressed Finnish teens

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Article: “What 5-Year-Olds are Doing Overseas While Kindergartners in America Struggle with Common Core”

Is this the usual hand-wringing of Americans, worried about results on standardized tests (which are often more closely correlated to parental income than success in college)? Interestingly, it comes from the right-leaning Independent Journal, a digital news outlet promising to escape an “'inside the beltway' point of view" from its newsroom in Alexandria, Virginia. Perhaps this... Continue Reading →