Övertorneå municipality ranks top for schools

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  • Övertorneå in northern Sweden tops the Teacher's Union list of best municipalities for schools again this year.

  • Marie Simonsson, head of children's education there, tells P4 Norrbotten that she attributes the success in part to small class sizes and a good student-teacher ratio.

  • Johan Ernestam of the Teachers Union, and responsible for the list, tells Radio Sweden why this ranking will be the union's last.