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Friday, July 26, 2013

This is a great video. In it, Dr. Tony Wagner explores what skills students need for the 21st century. Many of them are those habits we have identified through our work on meta-cognition. It is more than well worth the 30 minutes it takes to view it. Enjoy!!

 Dr. Tony Wagner, co-director of Harvard's Change Leadership Group has identified what
he calls a "global achievement gap," which is the leap between what even our best schools are teaching, and the must-have skills of the future:
 * Critical thinking and problem-solving
* Collaboration across networks and leading by influence
 * Agility and adaptability
* Initiative and entrepreneurialism
* Effective oral and written communication
 * Accessing and analyzing information
* Curiosity and imagination

  7 Skills Students Need for Their Future

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