21st Century Skills

What are 21st-century skills?

The 21st century skills are a set of abilities that students need to develop in order to succeed in the information age. These skills are interweaved with the Common Core Standards and will be implemented in this class.To better prepare you for your future, students also need to think deeply about issues, solve problems creatively, work in teams, communicate clearly in many media, learn ever-changing technologies, and deal with a flood of information. The rapid changes in our world require students to be flexible, to take the initiative and lead when necessary, and to produce something new and useful. 

Learning Skills

  • Critical Thinking
  • Creative Thinking
  • Collaborating
  • Communicating

Literacy Skills

  • Information Literacy
  • Media Literacy
  • Technology Literacy

Life Skills

  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Social Skills
  • Productivity
  • Leadership

- See more at: https://k12.thoughtfullearning.com/FAQ/what-are-21st-century-skills#sthash.uBgESvYj.dpuf