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Li Andersson interview: “I think in politics you are never finished”

It's been almost four months since Li Andersson joined the government, one of two Left Alliance cabinet ministers, capping a successful year for the...

Universities say Migri delays are damaging their international reputation

Universities say a backlog of unprocessed residence permits for international students is causing reputational damage to Finland's higher education system, and hurts their chances...

Frustrated, dejected and disheartened: the international students hit by Migri delays

The last email Stephen Abayateye received from his case worker at Migri said he'd get a decision on a Finnish residence permit within the month. That...

Ministry of Education to support more anti-grooming efforts

The Ministry of Education has revealed its latest move in the fight against internet grooming. A special fund of up to €1 million is being...

Education union wants €3000 starting salary for new teachers

The Trade Union of Education in Finland OAJ is calling for a major overhaul of pay and working conditions for teachers, firing the opening...

Summer reading: 6 education stories you might have missed

Summer holidays gives you the chance to catch up on some reading - and maybe you missed some of our original journalism about education...

Finns want to add economics lessons for primary school children

Finns want to see a change in the subjects that students are learning in primary schools. A new survey for the Finnish Foundation for Share Promotion...

International educators take Finnish lessons as classrooms adapt to change

At Kalasatama primary school in east Helsinki, a class of noisy nine-year olds charges around the gym hall, dodging a ball thrown by their...

WATCH: “I’m afraid for the future” – thousands of students demand...

An estimated three thousand people marched through the streets of Helsinki today, most of them school students who took the day off classes to...

Kajaani university axes 12 jobs in cost-cutting move

The University of Applied Sciences KAMK in Kajaani is being forced to axe 12 jobs as part of cost-cutting measures. Unveiling its budget proposals, the...