21ST CENTURY LEARNING

Topic: Curriculum and Instruction
Instructor: Jodi Slonaker
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: Teach n' Kids Learn, Inc.
Center Offered: SKPD

Course Description:

21st Century Learning

In this course participants will gain insight into the 21st Century skills and their relevance to education today.  Shifts in the world including the proliferation of technological resources and information will be highlighted, as well as the skills students today will be expected to have in the workforce will be explored.  While there are some unknowns about what tomorrow's work will require, we know that significant shifts from past educational practices will be critical.  This course will explore practical teaching strategies to integrate 21st Century skills, and more specifically Critical Thinking & Problem Solving, Collaboration, Communication, and Creativity & Innovation into classroom units and lessons.  Participants will learn of the research base and innovations in each area, including, but not limited to, Bloom's Revised Taxonomy, Webb's Depth of Knowledge and Costa's Levels of Questioning, using sentence starters, frames, and signal words in communication, explicitly teach.

Contact Jodi at jodi@teachnkidslearn.com  for more information

Website: www.TeachnKidsLearn.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TeachnKidsLearn

Cost: $600
Timespan of Course:
April 1, 2016 to August 31, 2016
Contact E-mail: jodi@teachnkidslearn.com

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    On - Going On Line
Course Number: EDU*6240*E3
Academic Term: 16/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 3.00
Subject: EDU