21st Century Skills
Always interesting to hear Ian Jukes. The acoustics were not great for a round table discussion though.
9 'I's include -Information skills
Creativity Skills - anyone can be taught to be creative
Innovation creative skill
Internet citizenship skills
Ian Jukes - filters daily all educational change articles - free access to 5570 articles on 80 or 90 topics - curation of huge amounts of material
Infosavvy21.com - free - add email address and free access granted - http://www.infosavvy21.com/
Students who are physically there - but totally disengaged - use the images to hook them in.
Ted McCain - Teaching for the future
How do you write an engaging curriculum?
- what are the things you have to do on one side
- on the other side the 21st century skills - the 9 I's
What's your baseline?
What's the curriculum?
What's the assessment ?
They need to be side by side - not an add on - anywhere, anytime, any problem
Content and process - Velcro learning - here's the recipe - take what you want from the content aisle, take what you want from the assessment aisle add the 21st century skills - there's the learning.
Where in the world will I find the people who are doing the skills on this sheet? Looking for the connections? Why in the world why I want to learn this?
Tips to make kids read below the line
- don't use all caps
- images in bottom right
- justify left - hang right
- serif font ( tails that signify continue read) - hand outs - curly on end - eye looks at the letter and beyond
- never put lines across the page