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Gain Top Results in Basic Education

Learn how to better support the learning, development, and well-being of each child in basic education with the help of teacher training professionals and education experts from Finland.

This research-based, practical and inspiring online teacher training course will equip you with pedagogical competencies characteristic of the teachers in the world’s best education system. 

20 powerful online lessons

Engaging and activating learning experiences introducing a range of topics vital for delivering successful basic education. 

Self-study materials available 24/7

Engaging and activating learning experiences where and when it suits you the best.

Certificate of completion by a Finnish university

Showcase your professional development with a certificate of completion by the University of Turku and Polar Partners Ltd.

Engaging learning materials

Highlighting and note-taking directly on the text materials. 54 videos with interactive transcripts. Quizzes, interactive images, reflective tasks, and teaching portfolio assignments to support your learning.

Course reviews

Polar Partners together with the University of Turku offer an innovative course for educators about the Finnish pedagogy. I learned about Finland's curriculum, teaching methods, and school culture just to name a few important topics the course covers. The modules and tasks are relevant to real-life teaching situations. I am excited to implement the Finnish curriculum in the classroom so I can best support my students!
Emily Beuter
First Grade Teacher at Lincoln International Academy, Santiago, Chile
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Professional development

Gain modern pedagogical competencies, get new ideas, and become inspired to improve education!
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Professional development

249€

Gain modern pedagogical competencies, get new ideas, and become inspired to improve education! 

Frequently asked questions

Who is the course for?

This course is for teachers in basic education (K-9).

What does the course require from the participant?

All you need is access to a computer or a mobile device and a working internet connection. Everything is online and available on demand so that you can study at your own pace. A curious attitude and interest in personal development are a plus!

How long is the course?

It takes around 40 hours to complete the learning materials, reflective tasks, and portfolio assignments. If you dedicate 2 hours per week to your professional development, you have completed the course within 2–3 months.
Not sure if this course is for you?

Take a look at the quick demo and the list of course lessons below and decide for yourself!

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