The Joyful, Illiterate Kindergartners of Finland

By Tim Walker | April 29, 2021

[Author’s note: My first online course—The Joyful Reader: Teach Your Child to Read the Finnish…

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The New Book: In Teachers We Trust

By Tim Walker | February 20, 2021

In Teachers We Trust: The Finnish Way to World-Class Schools hits bookstores on March 23,…

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Finnish Schools on the Move

By Tim Walker | January 5, 2021

Before I started teaching at a Finnish public school, I taught first graders in Arlington, Massachusetts.…

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How Finland Keeps Kids Focused Through Free Play

By Tim Walker | January 1, 2021

Like a zombie, Sami—one of my fifth graders—lumbered over to me and hissed, “I think…

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