TOOLS FOR SUCCESS TOWARDS 21ST CENTURY EDUCATION
International Forum for Education Management August 28-30.2019 in Tornio, Finland
Come and find the Tools for Success with Finnish TOP educators!
We have brought together Finnish Top Experts in the educational field. During these three Seminar Days, you will learn about the history, the present and the future of the Finnish Education System. Learn the secrets of New Curriculum and Phenomenon-Based Learning. Through hands on experience in the Workshops you will learn how to build today’s Finnish school from a management´s perspective. You are also able to experience a day at a Finnish school or Swedish school and see how the curriculum is implemented in daily education.
The forum is intended for educational leaders, principals and teachers
The forum is organized in a unique environment, and in the immediate vicinity of the Finnish-Swedish border. Throughout the event, you will enjoy Finland’s fresh air, pure water, clean energy and an abundance of green forests, inspiring to keep it that way by continuing to find sustainable solutions.
The daytime conference will be held at Joentalo, Kivirannantie 13-15, 95410 TORNIO, FINLAND.
Regular fee 590 € (including vat 24 %)
The course fee covers lectures, workshops, lunches, dinners and refreshments during breaks. Accommodation in Tornio is not included in the course fee. Participants are encouraged to register in advance and as early as possible in order to benefit from cheaper flight costs. Registration is binding.
• Dr Kyösti Kurtakko, professor (emer.) Faculty of Education University of Lapland (retired)
• Anni Miettunen Head of Finnish National Agency for Education
• Mr Kari I. Mattila Johtajuustaito.fi Oy (Ltd.)
• UPCOMING MORE KEYNOTE
In direct connection to the Conference venue, walking distance: Hotelli Joentalo
The daytime conference will be held at Joentalo, Kivirannantie 13-15, 95410 TORNIO, FINLAND. Tornio located in Finnish Lapland and it’s well connected with various means of transport. The town can be reached by plane, train, bus and car. Below you can see detailed information about transport to Tornio.
Kemi-Tornio Airport is nearby and there are several flights daily from Helsinki to Kemi-Tornio. The flights are operated by Finnair. The airport taxi company MeriLapin Taksi takes you to Tornio. Within 130 kilometers distance, there are airports in Oulu and Rovaniemi in Finland and in Luleå in Sweden.
The airlines that fly the routes you find at the web pages of the respective airports. From Lulea airport, you can take a bus to Tornio and from Oulu and Rovaniemi airports there are two ways, bus or train. Train connections All trains stop at Kemi Railway station and you can continue from there by bus to Tornio. Finnish railroads are operated by state company VR. Find timetables and buy your ticket on their homepage (www.vr.fi) The nearest railway stations in Sweden are in Boden and Luleå. Timetables and tickets are available at SJ homepage , where you can buy a combined train/ bus ticket to HaparandaTornio. Taxi Haparanda, tel. +46 922 10500 Taxi in Tornio (Meri-Lapin Taksit), tel. +358 200 68000