LiiNK Blog: Dr. Pasi Sahlberg Coming to Fort Worth
By: Dr. Debbie Rhea, 2013 The last time I wrote was when I returned from Finland where I learned about how the U.S. might learn from the educational successes of • Read More »
LiiNK Blog: Want More or Want Better?
By: Dr. Debbie Rhea, 2012 My experiences over the past six weeks have led me to think about what people want in an educational system. What does it take to • Read More »
LiiNK Blog: Sports and Culture – The Vision
By: Dr. Debbie Rhea, 2012 My week has been full of many different facets of experiences related to the Finnish educational system. I started off Monday observing in a traditional • Read More »
LiiNK Blog: High Respect for Teachers in Finland
By: Dr. Debbie Rhea, 2012 I have found that teachers and professors are very highly respected in Finland. All teachers have to have a master’s degree before they can enter • Read More »
LiiNK Blog: Crossroads for the U.S.
By: Dr. Debbie Rhea The United States has steadily dropped in reading, math, and science status for the past 20 years and presently muddles along in the middle of the • Read More »