Finnish Daycare and Pre-School Services


Juhani Jarvi, Head of Daycare and Pre-School Services at Oulu, elaborates on the universal accessibility of preschool. He explains that Oulu funds preschool via a variety of state, private and federal funding sources.

About Teach Like Finland

South Carolina ETV partnered with the Riley Institute to delve deeper into an issue critical to South Carolina (and the nation), teacher shortage, SCETV and the Riley Institute visited Finland to explore a country that's having immense success in retaining teachers and student academic achievement to look into possible solutions for South Carolina. Twenty-three South Carolina education stakeholders visited Finland’s public schools October 14-21, 2018 to gain insight into critical challenges in public education in South Carolina.

To see more about the full trip, watch Carolina Classrooms' Teach Like Finland episode or visit