Americans often like to shout how we are number one, but that is certainly not the case with our education system. The United States has some of the best universities in the world, but our public education leading up to college has many problems. The video below explains five reasons why Finland has become an education leader in the world and America continues to struggle. Some of our issues could be fixed with adopting some Finnish strategies, but I admit that this would require many people working together to change our system. Still, we can learn from these strategies and should be open to learning from other countries!
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