For Teacher Thought there are 9 essential characteristics of the 21st century learning namely: Learner-centered Media-driven (this doesn’t have to mean digital media) Personalized Transfer-by-Design Visibly Relevant Data-Rich Adaptable Interdependent Diverse
This slideshow is offers another perspective on how to assess beyond the traditional methods. We may know how to include 21st century literacies, but as educators we also must know how to assess these new skills. Assessment should be responsive, flexible, integrated, informative, creative, and using multiple methods. From previous experience assessment FOR learning is an essential tool for educators to evaluate and be flexible for in unit/lesson development.
Bright and colorful poster for your classroom that reminds both teacher and students the four learning competencies highlighted by the new Common Core Standards for developing students with 21st Century Skills. This is a digital and printable version.