Pasi Sahlberg is Finnish educator, teacher and scholar. He worked as schoolteacher, teacher educator and policy advisor in Finland with broad international experience. He has served World Bank, European Commission and OECD advising governments on equity and excellence in education in more than 50 countries. His award-winning book “Finnish lessons: what can the world learn from educational change in Finland” the 2013 Grawemeyer Award in the United States. Pasi is currently visiting professor at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education in Cambridge, MA, USA.