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Overcoming complacency about the need for 21st Century Skills

Today the Partnership for 21st Century Skills published a guest post from Metiri’s very own Cheryl Lemke. In Cheryl’s post she talks about the challenge for schools to overcome complacency about the need for 21st Century Skills. As always, Cheryl brought new thinking and a great perspective to our continued understanding of education in today’s world. With a strong message of “education matters more than ever before” Cheryl offers insights on the urgency for change at all levels. Her thoughts are centered around key components such as time for collaborative professional growth of teachers, balanced pedagogy, a culture of innovation, assessment, and systems thinking.

Learn more about Metiri’s involvement with the Partnership for 21st Century Skills and Metiri’s commitment to helping schools achieve this increasingly important momentum towards 21st Century learning.