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Monday, July 4, 2011

Students in Finland

The Two Million Minutes Blog – Bob Compton

“The video clip below is an exerpt from The Finland Phenomenon: Inside The World’s Most Surprising School System. In this video, Dr. Tony Wagner interviews a group of 8th and 9th grade Finnish students.”(more)

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  1. You have to watch this video. All these students speak English well and English is not their native language. How many kids in the US can speak a foreign language with this type of proficiency? In the information age, these kids will be competing with U.S. kids for jobs. Shouldn’t U.S. parents be concerned?”

    Comment by deb — July 4, 2011 @ 8:48 am

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