Nordic Schools – Probably the Happiest in the World
Why do the schools from Finland, Denmark, Sweden and Norway perform so well in international studies such as PISA, ICCS and more? How do the teachers manage to improve both the children’s academic skills and their well-being? Why do the children in the Nordic countries love going to school? TTSA is delighted to welcome Nordic Schools, all the way from Denmark! Learn about the unique Nordic school tradition where research based education is built on working with social competence and academic skills, and experience practical ways to make your schools even better!
For more than 25 years Casper Rongsted has been working in education, learning and motivation, the last 6 years as a Partner in Nordic Schools. He is an educational consultant, a keynote speaker and author of numerous books and articles. Casper is very active in the Danish school debate, writing articles and participating in radio programmes. In 2018 he published The World’s Best Teacher in Denmark.
Casper graduated as a teacher in 1994 and since then has worked with teachers, educators, trainers and leaders in both private and public schools and in companies all over the world. His worldwide lectures combine scientific methods with applicable concepts to improve daily school life. Casper brings theory and practice together in the search for even better methods to help people create learning for all.
Kasper Myding has a Masters degree in learning and pedagogical change management. He works as an educational consultant developing teaching methods and mindset towards teaching. As a former secondary school teacher and vice principal Kasper is particularly focused in creating a meaningful link between science and everyday practice. He is also a Partner in Nordic Schools.