SCANDINAVIA

AUGUST 2020

DATES

MAIN PROGRAM DETAILS

Educators and guests will work directly with Finnish educators in establishing lasting partnerships with local schools, while also discovering the rich history and culture of the Baltic region.

The main program will include the following:

  • Visit a variety of Finnish schools and the University of Helsinki Teacher Education Department to learn why Finland ranks among the highest in the world in education

  • Stay with Finnish host families to get an in-depth cultural experience

  • Meet many Finnish educators to exchange ideas and to create classroom-to- classroom or school-to-school partnerships

  • Explore a new educational nature center in the forest

  • Visit the Design District, the famous Farmers Market, and an island fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, in Helsinki

  • Experience a traditional Finnish sauna on a lake

All full-time educators and administrators as well as student teachers may apply. All participants may have the possibility of bringing 1-2 guests, depending on availability of spaces.

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 MAIN PROGRAM OPTIONS

EDUCATORS ONLY

Ready to discover Finland's innovative educational system? A group for just educators ready to discover what Scandinavia has to offer.

Educators Only:
August 1-6 (5 nights)

2 nights in Helsinki

2 nights with a Finnish host family

1 night at a Finnish lake cabin

2 meals/day

Cost: $1595 

EDUCATORS & GUESTS 

Educators are invited to bring a guest to join them on their Scandinavian adventure. Guests will have the option to participate in other activities during educational visits.

Educators + Guest Group:
June 15-20 (5 nights)

3 nights in Helsinki

2 nights at a Finnish lake resort

2 meals/day

Cost: $1595 

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