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Fadel, Charles

21st Century Skills: Learning for Life in Our Times

Fadel, Charles - 21st Century Skills: Learning for Life in Our Times, ebook

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The new building blocks for learning in a complex world

This important resource introduces a framework for 21st Century learning that maps out the skills needed to survive and thrive in a complex and connected world. 21st Century content includes the basic core subjects of reading, writing, and arithmetic-but also emphasizes global awareness, financial/economic literacy, and health issues. The skills fall into three categories: learning and innovations skills; digital literacy skills; and life and career skills. This book is filled with vignettes, international examples, and classroom samples that help illustrate the framework and provide an exciting view of what twenty-first century teaching and learning can achieve.

A vital resource that outlines the skills needed for students to excel in the twenty-first century

  • Explores the three main categories of 21st Century Skills: learning and innovations skills; digital literacy skills; and life and career skills

  • Addresses timely issues such as the rapid advance of technology and increased economic competition

  • Based on a framework developed by the Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21)

  • Includes a DVD with video clips of classroom teaching

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Keywords: Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21) Framework, P21 education skills, the future of education, developing learning skills, developing relevant learning skills, skills for today’s learners, educational technology, digital learning, school reform, 21st Century skills, lifelong learning, educational innovation, koulutus, koulutussuunnittelu, taidot, opetus, oppiminen, opetustavoitteet, 2000-luku, Yhdysvallat, sähkökirjat

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
300 pages
Category
Upbringing, Education
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9780470553916
Printed ISBN
9780470475386

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