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From preschool to university in Sweden

3 stories about Swedish education

From preschool onwards, Swedes are encouraged to think independently. The teaching model applied at Swedish universities is based on the motto ‘freedom with responsibility’. Let us take you through the educational system of Sweden, home of the Nobel Prize, from preschool through university. How does Sweden maintain its long tradition of innovation?

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