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Pasi Sahlberg

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Pasi Sahlberg Videos View All
Pasi Sahlberg: GERM that kills schools: Pasi Sahlberg at TEDxEast
Pasi Sahlberg: Pasi Sahlberg on the Finnish Education System
Pasi Sahlberg: Pasi Sahlberg: Finland, Education, and Global Reform
Pasi Sahlberg: Pasi Sahlberg: Lessons from Finland (Houston A+ Speaker Series 2013-14)
Pasi Sahlberg: What if Finland's Great Teachers Taught in Your Schools?

Pasi Sahlberg

professor of education policy and research director at the Gonski Institute for Education, University of New South Wale

About Pasi Sahlberg

Pasi Sahlberg is a professor of education policy and research director at the Gonski Institute for Education, University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. He is a Finnish educator and author who has worked as a schoolteacher, teacher-educator, researcher, and policy advisor in Finland and has studied education systems, analyzed education policies, and advised education reforms around the world. He is recipient of the 2013 Grawemeyer Award, the 2014 Robert Owen Award, the 2016 Lego Prize, ...

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What have we learned from Finland’s educational success?

Finland’s education system has been explored and used and an admirable model since early 2000s. Often, however, lessons drawn from Finnish education system are misinterpreted through inadequate analysis ...

Leading with small data

Schools around the world are being prepared to new digital solutions and smart machines that are about to make teaching and learning better and improve all schools. More and better data promises rapid ...

Let the children play

For as long as there have been children, they have learned through play. They have learned by moving, exploring, discovering, practicing and experimenting with life. Play, both intellectual and physical, ...

Latest Book

Finnish Lessons: What Can the World Learn from Educational Change in Finland?  by Pasi Sahlberg
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A terrific synthesis by a native Finn, a teacher, a researcher and a policy analyst all rolled up into one excellent writer. Pasi Sahlberg teaches us great deal about what we need to know before engaging in national educational reforms.

David Berliner, Regents' Professor - College Of Education at Arizona State University

The story of Finland's extraordinary educational reforms is one that should inform policymakers and educators around the world. No one tells this story more clearly and engagingly than Pasi Sahlberg, who has lived and studied these reforms for decades.

Linda Darling-Hammond - Professor of Education and Co-Director of the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education at Stanford University

Finland's remarkable educational story is both informative and inspiring for others because it shows that with appropriate effort sustained over time, a country can make huge improvements for its young people, something that all countries aspire to do.

Ben Levin, Canada Research Chair - Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto

He was excellent on the stage with 2,000 folks in the auditorium. His PowerPoint was perfect and he added appropriate humor. He had two follow up breakout sessions and they were excellent. He was a hit!

Terri Breeden - Fairfax County Public Schools
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