Merilahden peruskoulu comprehensive school will transition into exceptional teaching arrangements due to a number of coronavirus infections. The exceptional teaching arrangements affect pupils in grades 4 and in grades 7–9. The arrangements will take place 1–5 March 2021.Read more »
Wilma is now available again, the new address is helsinki.inschool.fi The new address for Wilma is https://helsinki.inschool.fi.Read more »
The City of Helsinki, Finland, aims to offer its citizens the possibility to better manage the personal information the city gathers from them. At the same time, the city is developing data-based city services that are timely and even predictive. Helsinki has chosen Vastuu Group Ltd to be their MyData operator. It develops personal data-based services for Helsinki together with Fujitsu Finland, Nixu Oyj, Personium, and 1001 Lakes.Read more »
When a young person becomes involved with the police, it does not tend to result in jail or a fine. The police aim to help young people through extensive cooperation with other youth work professionals. "The most important things is to achieve trust and dialogue," says Chief Inspector Katja Nissinen.Read more »
The police work annually with dozens of people who gravitate towards violent extremism. Seeing people as individuals, broad networks of officials and long-term work have yielded positive results. "Just a screwdriver is never going to be enough; you need a whole tool kit," remarks Chief Inspector Jarmo Heinonen.Read more »
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