A Very Good Checklist for Assessing 21st Century Learning Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning
This article provides educational resources for understanding and building grit in this companion post to her post on resilience, part of a series of posts on 21st-century skills. Her post includes tools for practice at all levels
For Teacher Thought there are 9 essential characteristics of the 21st century learning namely: Learner-centered Media-driven (this doesn’t have to mean digital media) Personalized Transfer-by-Design Visibly Relevant Data-Rich Adaptable Interdependent Diverse
The MacArthur Foundation's grantmaking aims to determine HOW DIGITAL MEDIA ARE CHANGING THE WAY YOUNG PEOPLE LEARN, PLAY, SOCIALIZE, AND PARTICIPATE IN CIVIC LIFE. Answers are critical to education and other social institutions that must meet the needs of this and future generations.
Elements of 21st Century Classroom Design infographic with easy-implementable ideas to create a Maker zone, classroom library, tech station, alternative seating and work spaces, and group work space.
The 4 C's by @Brooke Baird Crampton This is what Common Core is all about too!!
"A nice framework for the concept of 21st century pedagogy....focusing on several core components of modern learning: metacognition (reflection), critical thinking, technology, and problem and project-based learning"
morphing into a 21st century teacher
21st Century Classroom environment
Some fun ideas which are a little on the dorky side when I picture a teacher doing them... but there's potential here!