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21st century skills : learning for life in our times

Author: Bernie Trilling; Charles Fadel; Partnership for 21st Century Skills.
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Visual material   Computer File : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This resource introduces a framework for twenty-first century learning that maps out the skills needed to survive and thrive in a complex and connected world. Twenty-first 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;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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DVD-Video
Additional Physical Format: 9780470475386 (hbk)
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bernie Trilling; Charles Fadel; Partnership for 21st Century Skills.
ISBN: 9780470475386 0470475382 9781118157060 1118157060
OCLC Number: 317920430
Notes: "Standards, Assessment and Professional Development Committee of the Partnership for 21st Century Skills."
Description: xxxi, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Prologue: The search for innovative learning --
Introduction: Learning to innovate, innovating learning --
Learning past and future --
The perfect learning storm: Four converging forces --
Learning and innovation skills: Learning to create together --
Digital literacy skills: Info-savvy, media-fluent, tech-tuned --
Career and life skills: Work-ready, prepared for life --
21st century learning and teaching --
Powerful learning: Proven practices, researched results --
Retooling schooling: Reshaping support systems --
Conclusion: Learning for life: Building a better world --
Appendix A: Resources --
Appendix B: About the Partnership for 21st Century Skills --
Appendix C: 3Rs x 7Cs = 21st century learning.
Other Titles: Twenty first century skills
Responsibility: Bernie Trilling and Charles Fadel.

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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  Read more...
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