Sunday, April 01, 2007

Impressive Membership

The Partnership for 21st Century Skills has an impressive framework for 21st century literacy.
The diagram at the bottom of this post shows that so called "ICT Skills" are only a subset of other elements such as content (global awareness, civic literacy, health and awareness), thinking skills (critical thought, problem solving, collaboration, creativity).

If you download the pdf from this site (see link at bottom of this post), you'll see a very impressive list of members. Intel, Verizon, Cisco, Adobe, Apple, Microsoft, Oracle, to name but a few. It would appear that some of the best a brightest have contributed to this document/site.

The Partnership for 21st Century Skills - Framework for 21st Century Learning
The Partnership for 21st Century Skills has developed a unified, collective vision for 21st century learning that can be used to strengthen American Global education.

P21 Framework Rainbow
Download this page as a PDF.