Swedish 8th graders good at democracy

2018-03-19 19:44 #0 by: Niklas

According to the international student survey, ICCS 2016 Swedish 8th graders are 3rd best answering questions about human rights, equality, values, voting rights, parliament, courts, and journalists. The survey was taken by students in 21 countries.

1. Denmark: 586
2. Taiwan: 581
3. Sweden: 579
4. Finland: 577
5. Norway: 564

Girls performed better than boys in the survey. Read more (in Swedish) at Sveriges Radio (Swedens state run radio):

2018-03-21 12:26 #1 by: Leia

That is really good! We don't learn much about that type of thing at school in the UK.

All the best, Leia

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