In the news
Institute for International Education
National Geographic - March 17, 2015
Presentation Schedule - Utah Geography Alliance & Utah Council for Social Studies Conference - October 11, 2014
Doug Wright Show - Jan. 29, 2015
3rd Hour - skip to 36:44 and then to 50:20 for my interview.
Minutes from Utah State Capitol Building
Ms. Merinda Davis, teacher, Social Studies, Lakeridge Junior High School, Alpine School District, spoke about implementation of Finnish education practices in her classroom, such as getting students more involved in their communities, modifying grading to better reflect student knowledge, and providing more time for movement and individual learning opportunities. Ms. Davis said that children in her classroom are also working directly with Finnish students.