Otava Publishing Company Ltd. is a major Finnish publishing house. It publishes both printed and digital educational materials for a wide range of subjects and for all levels of education. These materials have been one of the reasons behind the Finnish success in the educational field.
Otava's service business helps schools to implement the transformation of education and coaches teachers on school digitalisation.
Oulu University of Applied Sciences
Oulu University of Applied Sciences offers solutions to your educational needs through tailor-made educational products especially in the fields of Vocational Teacher Education, ICT, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Health Care Education. Studies at Oulu UAS are working life oriented combining theoretical studies with professional skills and it educates highly valued professionals for the needs of working life in Finland and internationally.
Oulu UAS offers degree programs in English such as Bachelor´s degree programs in Information Technology and International Business and Master's degree programs in Education Entrepreneurship, in Printed Intelligence and in Water and Environmental Management as well as in Clinical Optometry. In addition Oulu UAS’ School of Professional Teacher Education offers Professional teacher training (60 ECTS credits) which is a programme for gaining a teacher’s qualification online.
Paths to Math
Math can be meaningful, inspirational and fun!
From a teacher-centered method of instruction Paths to Math broadens the scope by changing to a student-centered way of learning. Paths to Math has built a balance between various teaching and learning methods, and brings the real world to the classroom. Services and products: Paths to Math is eLearning material, teacher training and Franchising Maarit Rossi Math Classes.
Polar Partners accelerates the world’s transition to 21st century education - one person, one school and one society at a time.
Polar Partners is a one stop shop for premium quality K-12 education with a proven business model. It helps clients in designing, setting up and developing schools based on Finnish education and 21st century skills ideology with its network of 2000+ Finnish pedagogical experts and partners. Polar Partners has over 20 years of experience in education development. Its first Finnish International School (FIS) was opened in Georgia in 2019, and currently more projects are on the way.
The science-based Positive Method inspires teachers to See the Good! in students and to recognise their strengths. The Positive Methods enables teachers to learn, teach and assess social and emotional skills.
The service consists of practice built tools to understand positive pedagogy and to use it with intuitive software and engaging activities.
1. Practical online courses on positive education for teachers.
2. Guided and personalised lesson plans and engaging group activities to deliver social and emotional skills teaching embedded within the existing curriculum.
3. See the good! tool for teachers to provide positive feedback in the classroom and building the student’s Positive CV, visualizing the evolution of student strengths.
Prodiags offers ready made eLearning study materials to be used in class rooms or as self-study for student and teachers in automotive vocational studies. Materials include printable material, digital material and assessments as well as teacher admin functions.
Qridi is an awarded pedagogical software for better teaching and learning. Qridi has been developed together with innovative Finnish teachers and experts based on the most recent results of studies on learning.
Qridi is a comprehensive tool that allows pupils to conduct self, peer and group evaluations, and it allows for the use of guardian and teacher evaluations in an easy-to-use environment. With Qridi, it is possible to direct and monitor pupils’ individual learning processes in a variety of ways.
Qridi can be used to evaluate and, at the same time, teach a broad array of skills (21st century skills): behaviour and the whole make up of knowledge, skills, attitudes and will. The tool has especially been designed for guidance and the evaluation of continuous learning.
Qridi is also used in the sport and business sectors, where learning and impact are crucial for individuals and groups.
Reactored is a digital language learning platform for 16 different languages. The mission is to help teachers to provide the best quality education with minimal effort.
Packed with unique features Reactored is an ultimate bundle of best practices for language learning combined with powerful teacher tools. The solution is tested and proven by the Finnish educational system.
Reaktor Education is revolutionising online education, empowering all people to participate in a rapidly-evolving globalised society. Their award-winning first course collaboration, Elements of AI, has become a global phenomenon.
Reaktor delivers turnkey Finnish higher online education globally.
SKILLOON / Not a Bad Idea
SKILLOON learning environment fosters an entrepreneurial mindset. It works like a personal trainer. A series of concrete tasks and assessment tools help students to succeed in studies. It orientates them towards working life.
Through SKILLOON you guide and train students – and teachers and schools. They gain the needed 21st-century skills! SKILLOON integrates high-quality technology and readymade content developed by professionals of education, research, and ICT.
International SKILLOON is developed and distributed by Not a Bad Idea Ltd.