Day Zero – SCIL Conference tour to Finland. Follow our adventure #SCILFinland

According to the Weather Channel, our arrival in Helsinki tomorrow will reach the heights of -1C, with snow showers. Thats a little different to the beautiful Sydney day that I leave behind today. Why am I going to Finland? I am taking a group of 16 educators and architects to attend the OECD Centre forContinue reading “Day Zero – SCIL Conference tour to Finland. Follow our adventure #SCILFinland”

Learning from Finland and connecting with my heritage

In less than a week I will have the opportunity to visit two schools in Finland. Since I was a child I have been proud of my Finnish heritage. My grandfather was a merchant sailor early last century. He arrived in Sydney, jumped ship and fell in love with a young Australian woman. Sadly, theContinue reading “Learning from Finland and connecting with my heritage”