The CCSS, Finland, and Teacher Professional Judgment

Dreher, Mariam Jean
March 2014
Language Arts;Mar2014, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p270
Academic Journal
The author discusses developments in the education sector worldwide, particularly in Finland and the U.S., as of March 2014. She examines the importance of the success of Finland in the drive to implement the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in the U.S. She claims that in the Finnish model, the detailed implementation of curriculum is a responsibility of the teacher.


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