VFIS’s educational programmes are designed to prepare pupils for lifetime success, not only equipping them with foundation knowledge, but also nourishing essential skills for future working life and nurturing good human characteristics. The school’s curriculum adopts the quintessences of Finnish education in adaptation with Vietnamese context while reflecting globally recognised trends and practices.
Research-proven educational practices is the hallmark of teaching, learning and other school operational activities. Led by Vietnamese and Finnish educators of high research profile and extensive teaching experiences, VFIS’s teaching and academic groups play the key role in implementing quality educational activities. New teaching and learning methods are frequently experimented, researched and then adopted if successful. Even recession and meal plans are developed based on science-based implications.
Human-driven living community
Education is ultimately for human growth and development, both children’s and adults’. At VFIS, each pupil is guided to achieve academic success based on their individual study plan while teachers are encouraged and offered to participate in both personal and professional learning programmes. While respect to each invididual differences matters, collaboration and support are performed throughout the whole school towards a cohesive and well-connected community. Equally important, good well-being for every school member is cared for.
Purposeful and comfortable learning facilities
VFIS is proud of its superior, spacious and flexible teaching, learning space and other school facilities to provide the optimal academic experiences. Its infrastructure features Finnish smart design for living and learning convenience. All standard classrooms, multifunctional rooms, library, playground and sports areas are fully equipped with teaching aids and equipments for both academic and/or recreational purposes.
A very Finnish Education
Compared to other counterparts in the world, Finnish students start school later in life. Go home earlier each day, and do less homework. So what makes Finnish Education system one of the finest in the world?
Does it all come down to one simple but powerful concept: trust?
Source: Google for Education
What makes Finnish Education effective and fun
Finnish education has been recognized as one of the best education systems in the world. Besides being the best performing students, Finns are also one of the happiest students among all. With only 2.8 hours a week spent on homework, that is not a surprise. But is there anything else that makes Finnish kids go to school with joy?
This is Vantaa International School, where kids learning with science-based games. The game focuses on teaching players key concepts from physics and chemistry, the story starting from the beginning of matter: the Big Bang. Let’s heard about what kids really thought about the game.