The Danish Education System
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Learn about the aims, curriculum, examination and evaluation of the Danish municipial primary and lower secondary school.
The "Folkeskole" is the Danish municipal primary and lower secondary school.
Two aims focusing on development, preparation and quality in education.
The subjects and curriculum cover humanities, science, practical/creative subjects and compulsory subjects.
Learn more about how the formation of classes takes its point of departure in the age of the student.
As a part of the education process, regular evaluations of the students’ learning outcomes are to be carried out.
Read about examination and assessment when leaving The Folkeskole.
The scale increases the compatibility between Danish and foreign grading scales.
Read more about cooperation between school and home, pre-school classes and other topics.