Keys to building a new generation of courses and schools While many futurists tout the value of teaching students 21st-century skills, bridging the concept with the practice is best accomplished by professional educators. Authors Bruce Joyce and Emily Calhoun know how to actualize the critical reforms that enable schools to prepare students for today's workforce. Specific steps include: Providing technology access to all students to promote equity and engagement Developing hybrid courses that prepare students to meet 21st-century needs Designing professional development that connects technology to teaching Improving literacy instruction Involving teachers, parents, and community members in school leadershipAn Ownera#39;s Manual Bruce Joyce, Emily Calhoun ... Its focus on a framework of needed complex skills has coalesced into a movement that a number of professional organizations and government ... in its call-to-action report Maximizing the Impact: The Pivotal Role of Technology in a 21st Century Education System (2007).
|Title||:||Realizing the Promise of 21st-Century Education|
|Author||:||Bruce Joyce, Emily Calhoun|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2011-11-22|