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Find effective strategies to build 21st century skills and how education relates to that goal in this report from the 21st Century Workforce Commission. The Commission was appointed by Congress to recommend the best ways to prepare citizens for the information technology work of the future.
A Visual Representation of Bloom's Taxonomy Hierarchy with a 21st Century Skills Frame.
In this condensed presentation from the TICAL Conference, see how a secondary teacher engages students, enhances instruction, and increases learning on a daily basis in a 1:1 computing environment. Learn how to transform a traditional classroom in to a 21st Century collaborative environment with the use of netbooks.
Maximizing the Impact: The Pivotal Role of Technology in a 21st Century Education System is a 2007 report produced by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, and the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) that urges renewed emphasis on the effective use of technology in education. Share it with your school board and leaders in your community.
"There is a gaping hole in our educational system for measuring those things that lend themselves less to immediate and direct measurement.” So says Certiport President and CEO David Saedi. In this interview with TICAL co-director Michael Simkins, David describes a formative assessment tool his company developed for use with employees that might serve as a model for developing similar tools in K-12 education.
The Education Podcast Network is an effort to bring together into one place, the wide range of podcast programming that may be helpful to teachers looking for content to teach with and about, and to explore issues of teaching and learning in the 21st century. Most of the producers of these programs are educators The directory will grow as more people come forward with their stories and ideas.
Here's a comprehensive resource to consult if you are looking for decision-making support in the area of new technologies for 21st century learning. The Center for Digital Education is a national research and advisory institute that provides support services to technology decision makers. The Center offers numerous market intelligence programs that help companies build and maintain successful business-to-education partnerships. They also give help to educators who wish to further develop education-to-education relationships. The site offers some free services and other services for a subscription fee.
This project offers free resources and materials to educators who want to learn how to increase their skills in locating, evaluating, and using digital resources. There are also materials available for teaching students these skills.
Looking for ideas and models to develop your 21st century learning program? Listen in on EdTech Talk, a webcasting community of educators dedicated to improving technology programs at their schools. As of July 2007, topics included 21st Century Learning, Teachers Teaching Teachers, and Women of Web 2.0. You can also discuss each podcast, chat live with other educators, and subscribe to topics via an RSS feed.
Developed by Certiport, a technology certification company, this form is a tool the company uses internally to develop critical skills and behaviors in its own workforce. Certiport President and CEO David Saedi has given TICAL permission to share the form as an example of one way to measure certain 21st century skills.