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21st Century Learning


21st Century Learning

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Last Lecture by Father Michael Himes, Boston College

New Bloom's Taxonomy Sheet with over 80 Web Tool to Try Out

Bloom's Taxonomy and the iPAD

Traditional educators, classrooms, and brick-and-mortar schools are no longer necessary to access information. Instead, things like blogs and wikis, as well as remote collaborations and an emphasis on 'critical thinking' skills are the coins of the realm in this new kingdom. Yet the national dialogue on education reform focuses on using technology to update the traditional education model, failing to reassess the fundamental design on which it is built.

Will Richardson speaks about bold ideas for change in education.

9 Characteristics Of 21st Century Learning 1. Learner-centered  2. Media-driven (this doesn’t have to mean digital media) 3. Personalized 4. Transfer-by-Design 5. Visibly Relevant 6. Data-Rich 7. Adaptable 8. Interdependent 9. Diverse

The 21st century is about much more than learning how to use a certain software program or device—it’s about being able to adapt to what’s constantly changing. Five Technology Skills Every Student Should Learn| The Committed Sardine

On a TED Talk, Chris Anderson shares how people with similar interests can connect to create innovation in new areas.

The future of higher education looks compelling here.

This short clip explains how asking "Why?" 5 times will help you find the root cause of why something failed. Dig deep and try it!

Great video of a terrific 21st Century teacher.