Week Five - 21st Century Skills - what are they, really, and how do we help students develop them?
The term "21st century skills" has been bandied about for many years. In the long run, most discussions regarding these skills have been been boiled down to the phrase "The Four Cs". These refer to "critical thinking", "communication", "collaboration" and "creativity".
However, we prefer Tony Wagner's "7 Survival Skills of the 21st Century", which are more complete, integrated and holistic. And they are truly relevant to the real world.
This week learn about the "7 Survival Skills", why they matter, and how they are easily integrated into any lesson or project!