F.innish E.ducation S.tudy T.our- 2018

An Insight Into The Program

Future of Education From North to South is a one week intensive premium program to show case the Finnish educational excellence. Through this programe participants learn more about the Finnish school system, get familiar with Finnish culture and experience the memorable Finnish nature at the same time. Have a hands-on experience and visit schools, observe differentiated, child-centred instruction and experiential learning. Speak to the leaders and teachers about successful strategies regarding teacher preparation time, expectations, collegial work, peer observation and feedback.

The educational visits will take place in some of the best new schools in not only in Finland but also in the world which has been highly appreciated by the visitors. The visits will provide the chance for visitors to observe and learn how the day to day activities takes place in schools. This premium program has been exclusively designed for our participants.
Beside the visits participants will also have interesting workshops on several topics related to future school, virtual space, phenomena based learning etc.

Participation Benefits:

  • Eyes opening experience and new views on approaches to teaching and learning
  • Explore teachers independence and autonomy over testing and performance assessment Knowledge about the teachers preparation at university level and in training schools
  • Excellent examples on Integration between Technology, ArchitectureLearning environment, human interaction, and textbooks
  • Understanding how Technology works in Education
  • Getting inspiration and motivation for Innovations in your own school Information about Finland and Finnish culture

FEST Highlights:

FEST includes open flexible school buildings and research environments that you are not able to see anywhere else in Finland or globally. Week program includes some Finnish culture and nature highlights, Northern Lapland spirit and sauna event. All participants receive a certificate at the end of their Finnish Education Study Tour FEST
DAY / DATE PROGRAM
Day 1 - Sunday 14th Oct, 2018 WELCOME TO FINLAND - Arrival day | Arrival to Helsinki | Accommodation in Helsinki
Day 2 - Monday 15th Oct, 2018 LESS IS MORE Introduction to Finnish education system Opening of the Finnish Education Study Tour | Introduction to Finnish Education System and discussion about specific features of the Finnish education. Expert session Lunch | Transportation to Oulu by train flight | Arriving to Oulu Hotel
Day 3 - Tuesday 16th Oct, 2018 SETTING THE DIRECTION FOR LIFE - Overview to School education in Finland Transportation | School visit at a Comprehensive school | Lunch | School visit at a upper secondary school Transport back to the hotel | Free time in city of Oulu
Day 4 - Wednesday 17th Oct, 2018 THE EXPEDITION TO ARCTIC CIRCLE - The biggest log school in the world and Santa Claus Village Transportation from Oulu to Pudasjärvi | Visit at Pudasjärvi log school | Transportation from Pudasjärvi to Rovaniemi, lunch on the road | Lappset playground factory and headquarter | Visit to santa Claus Village and meeting with Santa claus and arctic circle | Visit at the reindeer farm and farewell dinner Transportation from Rovaniemi to Oulu
Day 5 - Thursday 18th Oct, 2018 WHAT ARE FINNISH TEACHERS MADE OF - A peak to teacher training and university studies Transportation to University of Oulu | Introduction to Finnish teacher training and university studies in Finland | Lunch | Pre-primary education in Finland | Future learning, research and innovative technology environments Transportation | Finnish Cultural program andor sauna event | Gala Dinner
Day 6 - Friday 19th Oct, 2018 CONCLUSION DAY Workshop -Innovations in Education and visit to pedagogy factory. Concluding workshop and closing the Finnish Education Study Tour. Issuing certificates | Lunch | Transportation to the Oulu airporttrain station Traveling to Helsinki | Accommodation in Helsinki | Exploring the Helsinki Night life
Day 7 - Saturday 20th Oct, 2018 DAY IN HELSINKI Sightseeing tour in Helsinki
Day 8 - Sunday 21st Oct, 2018 Departure day

Commercial Offer

Based on a minimum group of 15 & a maximum of 25 participants is as follows: Program Cost Fixed: Euro 2,350 (1 Euro = INR 80) = Rs. 1,88,000/-

INCLUSIONS:

  • The complete program as indicated in the itinerary
  • 3* Hotel Accommodation on a twin share basis Single Supplement will be extra @ Euro 300 Per Person
  • Meals: Breakfast & Lunch + 1 Gala Dinner
  • Transfers as per itinerary - In Helsinki, Oulu area and Northern Finland, trip to Rovaniemi to see Santa Claus and visit the reindeer farm & from Helsinki -Oulu- Helsinki
  • 1 full day excursion sightseeing
  • Visa Support Letter

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare + Visa + Insurance, if required we will happy to assist you with this @ Rs 70,000/- (Per Person only.)
  • Anything not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Items of personal nature including telephones, laundry etc
  • Cost of Visit to the consulate for Bio-metrics to catch the flight
  • 1 full day excursion sightseeing

NOTES:

  • Detailed itinerary including, hotels, timings, venues etc will be provided 15 days prior to travel
  • Veg.& Non Veg. Lunches will be provided on all days, all dinners except the Gala Dinner will be on your own, there are several Indian restaurants & suitable list will be provided
  • Airfare has been considered on an Ex - Bombay Delhi basis
  • Confirmation & fares are not guaranteed until tickets are issued
  • Airfares at the time of issuance will be applicable
  • Airline fares are very dynamic, they change daily sometimes hourly
  • Taxes are calculated as on today
  • The only way to guarantee the price is to buy / issue the ticket
  • .Names should be as per valid passport
  • .ROE has been considered @ 1 Euro = INR 80, payment will have to made at the ROE applicable on the date of payment
  • Re 1 remittance charge will be applicable on the above
  • GST @ 5% will be extra at actual