Call them “high-concept, high-touch senses” (Daniel Pink), “Survival Skills” (Tony Wagner), “Habits of Mind” (Ellen Winner and Lois Hetland), or “Habitudes” (Angela Maiers), these 21 Century Skills are imperative to our children’s future success.  Back in February of 2010, our blog series was focused on Education in a New Era.  Here are some highlights from the series.

How Arts are Connected to 21c. Skills

Skills Our Students Need

Workforce Preparedness

Virtual Professional Learning Networks

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Education Yesterday and Today

ebooks, textbooks, whiteboards, and chalk

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IMPORTANT:  A new ezine is out this month focusing on Arts Integration, “VIA.”  This quarter the theme is on 21st Century Skills.  Be the first to get your eyes on it!  Simply email Susan Riley (this month’s guest blogger) with the special passcode “inspire” (made just for our readers!) and she will send you this premiere issue for free!  Susan’s email:

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