Pasi Sahlberg is a Finnish educator and scholar. He worked as a teacher, teacher educator, and policy adviser in Finland and was actively engaged in planning and implementing education reforms in Finland in the 1990s. He has served the World Bank in Washington, D.C. (2003-2007), the European Commission (2007-2009) and the OECD as an external expert advising foreign governments in more than 50 countries around the world. His research interests include international education policies, educational change, teacher education, and classroom teaching and learning. He is board member of several educational organizations, including the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), the International Association for the Study of Cooperation in Education (IASCE), and the Centre on International Education Benchmarking (CIEB). He is also editorial board member of Journal of Educational Change, European Journal of Educational Evaluation and Research, and Educational Policy Studies Journal. He speaks around the world about educational improvement, enhancing equity and excellence in education systems, internationalization of education, and the future of schooling. He has addressed the national Parliaments in England, Scotland, New Zealand, Latvia, Sweden, and spoke at the European Parliament in Brussels. His award-winning book Finnish Lessons: What Can the World Learn from Educational Change in Finland (Teachers College Press, 2011) is a bestseller and has been translated into 20 languages. He has held several senior management positions in Finland, most recently Director General of CIMO (National Centre for International Mobility and Cooperation) at the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Helsinki and at the University of Oulu, Finland. He received the 2012 Education Award in Finland and the 2013 Grawemeyer Award in the United States, and the First Class Knight of the White Rose of Finland in 2013..
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Pasi Sahlberg.
Pasi Sahlberg's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Pasi Sahlberg for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Pasi Sahlberg, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Pasi Sahlberg. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Pasi Sahlberg booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Pasi Sahlberg for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Pasi Sahlberg booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Pasi Sahlberg charge for an event. Also, thier speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Pasi Sahlberg for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Pasi Sahlberg agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Pasi Sahlberg, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Pasi Sahlberg booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Pasi Sahlberg, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.