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News, 5/4/2012

School in Finland

The key to the nation’s success

Photo: LehtikuvaThumbs up for education: This Finnish language and literature textbook is named after famous author Aleksis Kivi (1834–1872).

A great deal of international attention has been attracted by the repeated success of Finnish 15-year-old pupils and their level of ability as measured in the PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) studies organised by the OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development).

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Updated 5/8/2012

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