The Learning Renaissance

21st Century Learners in the New Learning Renaissance

A profile of the skills, attitudes and competences that will be developed with learners in the 21st century. This will require a paradigm shift in most schools from knowledge inculcation (filling the empty vessels with facts) to developing opportunities to develop attitudes, skills and competences where the learner works autonomously and in groups to research, develop and present optimum solutions to real world problems which make school based learning relevant to the world beyond school.

Source: Jackie Gerstein, User Generated Education

Source: Jackie Gerstein, User Generated Education

Via ETML: The 18 Skills Every 21st Century Learner Should Develop

User Generated Education

This morning I was thinking about the things that all young people should know how to do regardless of income, geographical location, life goals, etc.  I started a list – see below.  Some have “always” been true – some are unique to this century of learning.  Let me know of any other universal skills you believe young people should know how to do.

View original post 199 more words

Advertisements

About educationalist04

Dazed and confused much of the time but convinced we can, as a species, do much better than this if we set our minds to being much more positive and productive towards our fellow humans.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: