Sweden Struggles with School Vouchers and Grade Inflation

Jul 17, 2014

VOUCHER “OUCH”: Everyone in the U.S. likes to rave about Finland's education system. But not many know that its next-door neighbor, Sweden, is having a fair amount of trouble--especially with vouchers. Slate reported this week on issues with teacher-graded standardized tests in voucher schools and subsequent grade inflation.

Sweden Struggles with School Vouchers and Grade Inflation

Jul 17, 2014

VOUCHER “OUCH”: Everyone in the U.S. likes to rave about Finland's education system. But not many know that its next-door neighbor, Sweden, is having a fair amount of trouble--especially with vouchers. Slate reported this week on issues with teacher-graded standardized tests in voucher schools and subsequent grade inflation.

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