21st Century Connections

21st Century Skills

"How Web 2.0 Tools are Transforming Learning and Knowledge" If you have 60 minutes to spare, view Chris Dede's presentation given in January 2008 at the Florida Educational Technology Conference.
Educational Origami A wiki and a blog about the integration of ICT in the classroom. A must see for 21st Century learning and teaching.
National Educational Technology Standards for Students
In the digital world, students must be able to meet standards in order to learn effectively and live productively. Visit the web site to see the technology student standards.
National Educational Technology Standards for Teachers
As teachers, we need to stay abreast of the technology standards our students need and what we should be doing to prepare our students for the global world. Visit the web site to see the technology teacher standards.
Social Studies Map of 21st-Century Skills for Students
List 21st-century skills in social studies for students in grades 4, 8 and 12.
ISTE
Visit the ISTE web site to locate a toolkit for educators to present to other teachers or to students the technology standards to be accomplished.