At what point are educators complicit in the decision about which students will be knowledge workers and which can not?
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January 28, 2016
January 10, 2016
The road to preparing young people to live in the world where the economy is based on innovations fueled by science, technology, engineering, and math is to teach them how to see connections, think critically, alone and with others, create, collaborate, and communicate.
December 03, 2015
We can be pretty sure in our hearts of hearts that retaining what happens within our walls the same as the last century isn't enough...and it isn't right.
September 15, 2015
Let's not call it STEM. Let's call it 21st century education.
June 28, 2015
This summer can be a time not only of renewal for leaders but a time to learn more and allow a new vision for the future to emerge.
June 16, 2015
When schools and classrooms are structured to develop critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity, learning will be less dependent on what skills are lacking and more dependent on what skills are present.
June 11, 2015
With increased visibility, school and district leaders are increasingly seeking support to initiate "STEM" programs or "STEM" schools.
May 28, 2015
Teaching and learning that is required in a STEM based environment benefits all students and demands that teaching and learning be responsive to 21st century needs.
May 10, 2015
Gary Marx's 21 trends offer a framework and guidance to prepare our schools for this century.
May 07, 2015
Rather than calling for more accountability, higher standards, and standardized measures, we urge a halt to the blame game and a call for a plan that allows all schools to engage and prepare more students for success.