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Kari Louhivuori

Principal Emeritus

BACKGROUND / Professional and educational background:

I have 40 years of experience as a teacher, and 30 years as a principal.


ACHIEVEMENT / What does the project/initiative/startup/company you will be presenting at the Positive Economy Forum consist of?

I will be presenting new teaching methods in Finnish education that I’ve been using with my students.


LOCATION / Where do you lead your project/company (city, region and country)?

In Helsinki, Finland.


IMPACT / How do you evaluate the economic, social, political and environmental impact of your project / action?

Developing our school together with students and staff to be a learning place where all can try new ways of learning, take risks without fear of failure.


QUOTE / A sentence, quotation or a word that best describes you

Take risks, learn from mistakes.