21st century learning – opinions and perspectives

Lots of people have discussed what 21st century learning is about and everyone seems to come up with a slightly different opinion. I think it relates to the development of skills that will allow students to be successful partipants in society, regardless of how what the future brings. These skills encompass digital literacy, communication and ability to work with others in a multicultural society. As schools move in this direction it a useful exercise for teachers to reflect on what 21st century learning would look like and feel like in their classroom.

This polished video offers a good overview and is worth a watch. (I watched this via a post from Jeff Utecht)

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