Do students in Finland have homework?
There is no homework in Finland, and hasn’t been for years. Check out this infographic ( or see below) for some interesting comparisons between education in Finland and education here in the US.
Why are Finland schools so successful?
All students receive a free meal daily, as well as free health care, transportation, learning materials, and counseling in their schools, so that the foundations for learning are in place. Beyond that, access to quality curriculum and teachers has become a central aspect of Finnish educational policy.
Why are taxes so high in Finland?
This is because low-income people spend all their income (or more) while those with higher incomes save a substantial portion. In Finland, revenue from these regressive taxes amounts to 14.3% of GDP.
Can I immigrate to Finland?
You can apply for a residence permit in Finland if you have a job, a study place or a family member in Finland. Apply for a residence permit before you come to Finland.
Is it safe to live in Finland?
Finland is also an incredibly safe country. Once you get to the more rural areas of the country, crime is almost nonexistent: Finland was named the safest country in the world according to a 2017 World Economic Forum report.
How difficult is Finnish?
According to a freshly-released list Finnish is among the group of languages the FSI considers to be the most difficult for English speakers to learn. Over the years language learning hobbyists have compiled numerous lists rating the world’s easiest — and most difficult – languages to learn.