21st Century Skills News


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P21 Wrong Again, According to ACT
Lynne Munson September 21st, 2010 Common Core Blog

21st century skills soft at core
AS I SEE IT

Charles Chieppo and Jamie Gass July 9, 2010 News Telegram.com

Motives of 21st-Century-Skills Group Questioned
Stephen Sawchuk December 4, 2009 Education Week

New 21st-century skills guide available
Updated MILE Guide measures schools' policies and practices regarding 21st-century skills -- and offers advice on implementation
Meris Stansbury, Associate Editor eClassroom News Nov 09, 2009

The Partnership for 21st Century Skills
MISSION STATEMENT
Serve as a catalyst to position 21st century skills at the center of US K-12 education by building collaborative partnerships among education, business, community and government leaders


21 Century Learning Environments

Framework for 21st Century Learning

Twenty-First Century Skills
Metiri Group

A Nation of Opportunity: Building America’s 21st Century Workforce
U.S. 21st Century Workforce Commission

Learning for the 21st Century: A Report and Mile Guide For 21st Century Skills
Partnership for 21st Century Skills


21st Century Skills News - Mathematically Sound Foundations

A Nation of Opportunity: Building
America’s 21st Century Workforce


U.S. 21st Century Workforce Commission
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21st century skills: no substance
Joanne Jacobs October 27, 2009

Teachers' Pet: The never-ending quest for classroom innovation
Sandra Stotsky The Weekly Standard 09/21/2009

Pity those who have to implement accountability systems for 21st century skills
SEPTEMBER 18, 2009 TERRY RYAN Flypaper

Critical thinking? You need knowledge
Diane Ravitch September 15, 2009 The Boston Globe

Common Core Critiques '21st Century Skills' (and the Partnership Responds)
Sean Cavanagh September 16, 2009 EdWeek

A Challenge to the Partnership for 21st Century Skills
2009 Common Core, Inc.

The 21st-Century Skills Movement

E. D. Hirsch, Jr. Common Core, Inc.

21st Century Skills: An Old Familiar Song
Diane Ravitch
Common Core, Inc.

21st Century Skills: The Challenges Ahead

Andrew J. Rotherham and Daniel Willingham September 2009 ASCD
To work, the 21st century skills movement will require keen attention to curriculum, teacher quality, and assessment.

The Partnership for 19th Century Skills
Diane Ravitch July 6th, 2009 Common Core

Illinois joins Partnership for 21st Century Skills
Marissa Alter June 9, 2009

Senate bill supports 21st-century skills
Bipartisan measure would give states matching funds to develop progressive curricula
By Maya T. Prabhu, Assistant Editor Fri, May 29, 2009


  • Bill would send $100 million to states with 21st-century standards
  • States that encourage schools to add subjects such as global awareness to their curriculum could be eligible for millions of dollars in matching grants under U.S. Senate legislation. Ten states so far have implemented the standards recommended by the Partnership for 21st Century Skills. eSchool News (5/29)

21st Century Standards: Code for "Touchy-Feely Mush"
Dave Mundy 4-10-09 Education News

A 21st-century caution
February 24, 2009 The Boston Globe

P21 Calls For Reevaluation Of Learning Environment, New Report

Virtual High School Meanderings Blog February 8, 2009

Guest Commentary : The global achievement muddle
BY SANDRA STOTSKY January 27, 2009 Northwest Arkansas Times

Learning Environments Must Break Through the Silos that Separate Learning from the Real World
Jan. 23, 2009 Partnership for 21st Century Skills

Crucial Lessons, Not a 'Pedagogical Fad'
Sunday, January 11, 2009 Letter to the Editor The Washington Post
by JOHN WILSON Executive Director National Education Association


Schools tap '21st-century skills'
To prepare students for a fast-changing future, teachers are reaching beyond the R's.
By Stacy Teicher Khadaroo | The Christian Science Monitor January 8, 2009 edition

Academic Relevance Becomes Top Priority For W.Va. Educators
By Stephen Sawchuk January 5, 2009 Education Week

'21st-Century Skills' Focus Shifts W.Va. Teachers' Role
By Stephen Sawchuk January 5, 2009 Education Week

The Partnership’s Statement on The Washington Post’s Recent Coverage of 21st Century Skills
Jan. 5, 2009 Partnership for 21st Century Skills

The Latest Doomed Pedagogical Fad: 21st-Century Skills
By Jay Mathews washingtonpost.com Monday, January 5, 2009

Teachers’ Message to Obama: Build 21st Century Skills ASQ Delivers K-12 Educator “Must Dos” to Washington
23 DECEMBER 2008 blog.twidox.com

21st-Century Skills Are Not a New Education Trend but Could Be a Fad
Andrew J. Rotherham December 15, 2008 U.S.News & World Report

Before 21st-century skills, teach basics
By Charles Chieppo and Jim Stergios November 29, 2008 The Boston Globe

Teaching students 21st-century skills
By Scot Lehigh Globe Columnist / November 19, 2008 The Boston Globe

Report: Retool instruction, or U.S. will fail
U.S. schools must teach 21st-century skills for the nation to be globally competitive, it says

Sep 10, 2008 From eSchool News staff and wire service reports