This blog is for teachers or anybody interested in strategies for students living in the 21st century . Here I will post updates on the Maine Literacy and Technology Grant. Information on technology use in classrooms will also be posted on a regular basis. Please feel free to comment. Welcome! The adventure begins.
If, at the beginning stages of
the 21st century, we are able to identify a small but important set of
skills and teach them well, students will be prepared to adapt to the
changing conditions of the 21st century. Read more
We believe there are five categories of
well-researched skills developed in the 20th century that will have
great application throughout the 21st century. Read more
The intrapersonal and interpersonal skills
of understanding and controlling oneself and understanding and
interacting with others in the 21st century will require students to
combine their factual knowledge about topics. Read more
J. Marzano and three of his associates—Jane Doty Fischer, Phil Warrick,
and Tammy Heflebower—are all qualified to provide professional
development to you and your staff surrounding Teaching & Assessing 21st Century Skills.
Teaching and Assessing 21st Century Skills
Presented by Tammy Heflebower This
webinar presents a model of instruction and assessment based on a
combination of cognitive skills (skills students will need to succeed
academically) and conative skills (skills students will need to succeed
interpersonally) necessary for the 21st century.