The Education Elevator: The Rise and Fall of Countries in International Education Ranking and the Pedagogical Problems behind the Shift

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Autumn Frykholm , Joliet Junior College
This poster addresses a pedagogical comparison between the United States and Japan, two countries that were once ranked at the top in education but have now fallen significantly far below. The poster will identify the most recent top-ranked countries, Canada, Finland, and Australia to provide insight into their pedagogical methods.