Physical activity and learning

Status review october 2012

This summary is based on a Finnish-language publication of the Finnish National Board of Education entitled Liikunta ja oppiminen. Tilannekatsaus lokakuu 2012. Muistiot 2012:5. Authors: Heidi Syväoja, Marko Kantomaa, Kaarlo Laine, Timo Jaakkola, Kirsi Pyhältö and Tuija Tammelin.

The Finnish National Board of Education publishes status reviews about contemporary themes in education policy. By nature, status reviews are concise literature reviews compiling research, statistics and indicators relating to the theme in question. They aim to consolidate a knowledge-based approach in monitoring and development of education and in decision-making processes.

Finnish National Board of Education


Serial Number:
Information Materials 2012:16

Publication is available in these languages
English, Finnish, Swedish


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