The Finnish National Board Of Education

The Secondary Education Program at Peabody values diversity as an educational resource, and our work in Nashville mirrors a commitment to urban settings. The specialization in Teaching is designed to accelerate teacher certification for students who have already demonstrated content mastery. It is uncommon, but sometimes secondary schools (particularly in South West Wales) can also be split into ‘Upper’ (ages 13-16) and ‘Lower’ secondary schools (ages 11-13).

One aspect where the overall situation for the EU-28 masked a great diversity among EU Member States was the distinction between general and vocational programmes within upper secondary education. Vocational qualifications can be completed in upper secondary VET, apprenticeship training or as competence-based qualifications. Teacher candidates are engaged in the student teaching experience that includes practical classroom experiences, research, analysis, and teaching to support the creation of a Teacher Work Sample (TWS). In France, primary schools provide education from the age of 6 …