What are 21st Century Skills..

The term “21st-century skills” is generally used to refer to certain core competencies such as collaboration, digital literacy, critical thinking, and problem-solving that advocates believe schools need to teach to help students thrive in today's world.                             - edweek.org

 

Learning (4C's)

  • Critical Thinking
  • Creativity
  • Collaboration
  • Communication

Literacy (IMT)

  • Information
  • Media
  • Technology (SAMR)

Life Skills

  • Flexibility
  • Leadership
  • Initiative
  • Productivity
  • Social Skills

 

Literacy (IMT)

  • Information
  • Media
  • Technology (SAMR)

 

The 21st Century Skills Team works to ensure that the Kearney School District engages all learners in meaningful learning experiences that meet the highest educational standards in a caring, collaborative learning community.

Our purpose is to engage students in problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration, creativity, communication and choice.  The team will support teachers with professional learning and model classrooms so that these skills can be incorporated into every classroom.